Transport Planner

Posted 6 March by Page Personnel Logistics Easy Apply

A national FMCG distributor is looking for a Transport Planner to join their professional outfit in Bristol.

Client Details

Our client is an industry leader within FMCG storage and distribution. As a direct result of their growth and continued success, they are looking for a Transport Planner to join their professional team.


Duties of the Transport Planner will include:

  • Responsibilities for routing vehicles within a fast paced, multi-drop environment;
  • Planning vehicles, ensuring all consignments have driver cover and that incoming consignments are covered;
  • Ensuring maximum profitability of each given route;
  • Managing the departure times of trunks to the required schedule;
  • Confidently liaising with Drivers when briefing and de-briefing them;
  • Pre-plan work for allocation and loading.



  • Previous Transport Planning experience with the Paragon transport planning system;
  • Geographical knowledge of the Bristol and surrounding area;
  • Computer literate on all Microsoft Applications;
  • Flexible in regards to shift pattern;
  • Confident telephone manner and customer service skills.


  • Reside locally to Bristol

Job Offer


  • Monday to Friday (must be flexible)


  • Day shift position
  • However, must be flexible to work morning, backshift and nightshift rotas


  • £25,000 - £30,000 (dependant on experience)

Reference: 34622261

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