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Transport Planner (Paragon)
Upto 30k + Benefits

Our client is an ambitious FMCG Distributor with exciting growth plans for the future. We are delighted to assist them in their search for a Transport Planner (Paragon), to be based at their site in Crick, Northamptonshire, on a Monday Friday basis (1900hrs 0300hrs).


Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for planning multi-drop transport movements (Fleet size of 40 Units) around the UK, on a day 1 for day 2 basis ensuring maximum utilisation of vehicles whilst minimising cost.


As Transport Planner, you will be expected to:


  • Maximise both vehicle and driver resource to affect the plan in the most cost-effective manner.
  • Utilising Paragon, ensure timed deliveries are planned accordingly
  • Work closely with customers through regular communication and updates regarding the status of the daily transport plan.
  • Support the Operations Manager with fleet and driver compliance including accident reporting and investigations.


Skills and Experience of the Transport Planner


  • Experienced Transport Planner with good UK Geographical knowledge
  • Previous logistics/transport planning experience within a busy fast-paced distribution environment
  • Paragon experience is essential

         Experience of planning multi-drop transport movements in various sized vehicles ie 7.5t, 18t and arctics

         Able to produce reports on resource performance/KPIs


This is an excellent opportunity to join on of the UKs Distribution Family success stories. Apply now for immediate consideration!!


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