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Ref: AF-OTPLocation: South WestDate: 30/04/2019  send to a friend
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Our client is well-established & highly respected hauler covering the UK providing general haulage movements and we are delighted to assist them in their search for a Transport Planner.

You will be responsible for the day to day running of their busy Transport office, with a focus to provide first-class customer service, routing and scheduling which supports and compliments the business.

Shifts are based on a 4on 4off 6-6 basis.

Key Accountabilities:

•         Effective planning of resources (driver & vehicle) to ensure delivery SLA’s are upheld.

•         Ensuring that customer delivery levels are maintained at a high standard

•         Be responsible for the timely traffic planning of routes and scheduling delivery times

•         Prioritising workloads & route planning – working pro-actively working to reduce missed time-slots & late deliveries

•         Ensuring any transport issues arising from customers & drivers are resolved

•         Routing a large fleet of 45 vehicles

•         Monitor compliance and effectively work with drivers to reduce infringements

•         Keep in close contact with the drivers & customers offering support and ensuring that runs are progressing correctly

•         Briefing & De-Briefing drivers

•         Provide quotations for customers.

•         Process drivers weekly run sheets, allocations and POD’s

Experience required:

•         Able to demonstrate significant Transport Planning experience within a very pressurized environment

•         Able to use initiative and common sense

•         Good geographical knowledge

•         Excellent prioritisation and organisational skills

•         Excellent communication skills at all levels

•         Up to date knowledge of WTD and RTD and all relevant legislation

•         Knowledge of planning tools such as Sterling/Paragon etc. and standard office tools like Excel

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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Strive Supply Chain Services Ltd is a limited company registeredin England No 08745109.
Whose registered office address is Strive Supply Chain Services Ltd, The Old Workshop, 12b Kennerleys Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5EQ

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