Transport / Shipping Planner

Posted 7 May by SF Recruitment
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SF Recruitment are recruiting for a Transport / Shipping Planner for a business based in Miskin CF72
Shift pattern: Monday to Friday 9 hour shift with 1 hour lunch. On call one weekend in every 6 but this won't be till after 6-12months training.
Contracted hours: 40 Excluding Saturdays. We pay Saturdays as overtime.
Contract until 31st December 2021

Job Description:
Purpose of Role
? The role focuses on providing a professional distribution service to customers, accurately and efficiently taking orders and negotiating them into a logistically sound planning schedule that accounts for the customer needs, ensuring optimisation of the available plant network and cost effective utilisation of the vehicle fleet.
? The role must grow and maintain a good rapport and effective working relationships with other team members, plant staff, hauliers and customers.
? The role plays an important part in assisting the local business in providing the high standard of service to our customers, enhancing their experience and creating more value in comparison compared with our competitors.

Key tasks and responsibilities
Build & Maintain solid working relationships with customers, team members, Hauliers and sector teams.
? Orders Accurately take order information and input onto the relevant system.
? Customer Service Respond positively & confidently to our customers requirements
? Planning Schedule and ensure timely delivery of orders agreed with our customers, optimising effective truck utilisation whilst making sound cost effective logistical decisions
? Haulage Making decisions on optimum fleet utilisation and depot transfers.
? Driver Management Assist the Transport Management team with the day to day management of drivers
? Monitoring - Maintain real time progress of scheduled orders allowing you to identify potential problem areas and proactively resolve them

Reference: 42653826

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