UK & Europeon Transport Planner

7 days left

Recruiter
Interaction Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
26000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
22 Oct 2019
Closes
19 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Permanent

UK and European Transport Planner

Interaction Recruitment are working with one of the UK's leading family-owned freight companies in Birmingham. Who are experts in all aspects of transport, logistics and freight management operating in the UK and International marketplace.

Due to expansion, they are looking to recruit a UK & European Transport Planner

Reporting to the Transport Manager, the successful candidate will have responsibility for the following broad areas

Main duties include:

  • Build upon the existing client base for General Haulage business by providing an efficient On Time In Full Service
  • Provide an efficient and responsive service to existing and new customers
  • Resolve and follow up on enquiries with customers and drivers on general logistics matters
  • Adhere to both company and statutory legislation at all times
  • Oversee and debrief drivers

Skills and experience required:

  • Minimum 3 years' experience in similar role/environment
  • Must be fully computer literate and able to use IT packages including Word, Excel and various databases
  • Transport and logistics experience essential
  • Strong administrative experience essential
  • Good customer service skills and a positive solutions-oriented approach
  • Able to work in fast paced environment, to prioritise tasks and be organised and methodical
  • Must be able to work using own initiative and have a flexible, 'can-do' attitude

Benefits:

  • 20 days per annum holiday plus all Bank Holidays
  • 08:00 - 18:00 Monday to Friday, inclusive of 1 hour' unpaid lunch
  • Attractive Salary Package for right candidate
  • After a three month probation period, if eligible you may join the Company Pension Scheme (NEST)
  • Permanent, full time position

Please call Louise Manison on for more information on the role or apply with your CV