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Transport Planner

Posted 31 January by Eventus Recruitment Ended

Role: Senior Transport Planner
Location: Peterborough
Salary: Up to £33,000 + Benefits + Career Progression!!

Our client, a leading Food Manufacturing business who are expanding their operation are now looking for a dynamic Transport Planner to join their fast paced team.


  • Oversee transport problems, using the companies planning system
  • Operates Route Planning & Optimisation System.
  • Supports depots with amendments to routes.
  • Writing reports, collating advance Excel reports to analyse cost and service
  • Working closely with the Transport Planning Manager to manage end to end process of all transport planning and to ensure business and customers’ needs are maintained.
  • Build strong relationship with internal departments, customers and clients to ensure all products are despatched on time and correct.
  • Using systems to create deliveries, stock and batches allocation, so they can check that all details are correct and ready for dispatched.
  • Working effectively with internal Customer Care, Quality Control and Production departments.
  • Plan deliveries and book transport to ensuring deliveries are dispatch within the allocated time frames.

Skills and Experiences

  • Experience within a similar Transport Planning role.
  • A background dealing and communicating with customers and clients directly
  • Effective communication with internal departments.
  • Excellent Microsoft office skills, especially within Excel and experience using various planning systems (Paragon, GTS, DSP etc)
  • A focus and passion to delivery high customer service, with ability to problem solve and work under pressure.


Up to £33,000 + Benefits + Career Progression!!

Required skills

  • Distribution
  • Transport
  • 3PL
  • Route Planning
  • Transport Planner

Reference: 34359988

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