client is well-established & highly respected hauler covering the UK and
Europe providing general and specialist haulage movements and we are delighted
to assist them in their search for an experienced Transport Planner.
role is aimed at experienced planners with a diverse background in different
movements and environments but always within fast-moving operations.
You will be responsible
for the day to day running of their busy Transport fleet & drivers, with a
focus to provide first-class customer service and scheduling which supports and
compliments the business. Your role is to be responsible for planning routing requirements across the UK and sometimes
Europe in a very fast paced environment and managing drivers and resource.
of resources (driver & vehicle) to ensure delivery SLAs are upheld.
Ensuring that customer delivery levels are maintained
at a high standard
Ensuring any transport issues arising from
customers, drivers or sub-contractors are resolved to a satisfactory outcome
Planning European routes and sourcing back
Routing a large
fleet of 30+ vehicles (some specialist vehicles)
Keep in close contact with the drivers
offering support and ensuring that runs are progressing correctly.
weekly run sheets, allocations and PODs
Working hours Mon
Fri 8an 6pm + occasional Saturday mornings.
Able to demonstrate
significant Transport Planning experience within a very pressurized environment
Planning of UK &
and organisational skills
communication skills at all levels
Up to date
knowledge of WTD and RTD and all relevant legislation
This is a fantastic opportunity to
join a progressive and growing business which offers progression through hard
work and commitment and we look forward to your application.
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