Transport Planner

Posted 4 April by Search Consultancy Easy Apply

Transport Planner


Wrexham, North Wales

Monday - Friday (days)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Arranging and system planning for all vehicles running from Wrexham depot
  • Ensure work is planned effectively and allocate resources in a cost effective manner
  • Route planning for a fleet of 20 Class 1 HGV'S
  • Supervising and managing driver workloads
  • Maintain driver and depot communication at all stages of delivery. Driver debriefing will be required
  • Ensure drivers have the correct paperwork and equipment to carry out their role, printing delivery paperwork and issuing them to drivers
  • Debriefing drivers, customer contact, query resolution
  • Enhance and maintain strong relationships with the customer and logistics support team

Skills Required:

  • Must be competent in using all aspects of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Previous experience planning for a large fleet of HGV whilst using system planning
  • Self-starter who works well on their own initiative and under pressure
  • Team player with a hands-on approach
  • Willingness to go the extra mile for business and customer needs
  • Experience in a similar role in a fast place Transport environment
  • Experienced within interacting with drivers
  • An excellent grasp of UK road transport network
  • Customer focused with strong customer service skills
  • Logical way of thinking
  • Computer literate

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

Reference: 34825412

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