12 Months Fixed Term Contract - Maternity Cover
Yodel delivers 155 million parcels a year, generating revenues in excess of £400m. We’re a big business with ambitious plans to transform and become even bigger. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced transport planner to join the Yodel Operation in Wednesbury on a fixed term basis.
What you’ll be responsible for:
Ensuring the effective and optimum execution of all transport operations
Planning and coordinating customer requirements with transport resources to supply Yodel Sortation Centres and achieve delivery schedules to Service Centres.
Accountable for the execution of strategic and tactical planning within the Control Tower operation
Execution of all related activities ensuring agreed service levels are maintained across the network.
What you’ll need to show us:
Working collaboratively with key stakeholders across the organisation, including the commercial teams’, operations and finance
Experience and knowledge of transport planning operations
Advanced knowledge of transport management systems and route optimisation packages
Up to date knowledge of driver’s hours and working time regulations
Knowledge and experience of transport operations
Knowledge of Planning Systems such as GTS, ESP, Service Now and Microlise
Paragon Planning experience would be advantageous
If you are ambitious, open minded, thrive on challenges and enjoy working together as part of a team, we want you to be part of the Yodel story!