Transport Planner

Cordant People
Long Lawford
£22,500 per annum
27 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently working with a Client who is based in Rugby and are leaders within their industry - they are currently recruiting for 2 x Transport Planners.

If successful, your responsibilities as a Transport Planner would include:

  • The management and programming of orders and services
  • Ensuring products are dispatched to customers on time and in a timely manner
  • The daily resource management of any plant and truck capabilities, working in line with targets
  • Liaising with Customers, Logistic teams, Hauliers, Sales Managers and Drivers.
  • Planning the work schedule daily, using Excel
  • The management of late loads, including a notification of any issues to all relevant parties involved
  • Working proactively in order to establish the feasibility of Customer requests in co-ordination with the Drivers

The successful candidates should have experience within:

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Organisational Skills
  • Interpersonal and Communication Skills
  • Telephone Skills
  • Customer Service Background
  • Proficient IT Skills
  • Full UK Driving License
  • GCSE English Grade C or above

Desirable skills would be:

  • Transport Management Knowledge
  • Geographical Area Knowledge
  • Previous Planning experience
  • Lotus Notes

Cordant People are an Equal Opportunities Employer