Transport Planner

Posted 6 February by Interaction Recruitment
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Interaction Recruitment are seeking a Transport Planner on behalf of a well known logistics company based in Sutton Coldfield. They are seeking a highly motivated individual to grow with the company!

Due to company expansion they are now seeking an experienced Transport Planner. Please see below for job specification and requirements:

  • Route planning (MUST have good geographical knowledge)

  • Route planning; London, Wembley, Leeds, Yorkshire, etc

  • Data input / data entry / general day to day administration

  • Must be conversant with traffic systems

  • Computer literate - Excel, Outlook

  • Liaising with consumers, drivers and other depots -  daily basis

  • Strategic route planning to ensure it is cost effective for the business

  • Driver hours, compliance, driver legislation, service plans, locating and allocating work for drivers

  • Relationship building

  • Must be able to “think outside of the box” and use own initiative

  • Work well within a team and unsupervised (Team of 4)

  • Tacho master and digi experience - essential

  • CPC holder - advantageous not essential

  • Must be process driven, organised and meticulous

  • Further duties will need to be undertaken to meet business needs

Salary: £24k-£27k per annum dependent on experience, 23 days holiday + other perks after successful completion of probation

Hours: 48 hour week - 4 on 4 off - 6am to 6pm - this is a 24 / 7 operation, must be flexible to work overtime

Requirements: Warehouse / distribution / logistics experience and MUST have minimum 12 months transport planning and administration experience

If the above sounds like you or you would like to learn more about the role, please call Rahima Begum for a confidential chat – or attach an up to date CV highlighting notice period.

Please forward application to

Reference: 37218464

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