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Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Immingham

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Earl

  • Contact email:

    james@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6233334_1621934821

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-09

Transport Planner - Immingham - Up to £30,000

Transport Planner required for a successful, top 5! World Wide Freight forwarding logistics brand based in Immingham.

Transport Planner MUST have experience Planning Road Transport in the UK.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and energetic keen to join a dedicated team of transport professionals covering a fleet of 60/70 vehicles.
A minimum of 2 years' Experience working for a freight forwarder or transport company is a must.

The Package:

Competitive Salary
Pension
Good progression opportunity

Monday to Friday - 9am-5pm

MAIN DUTIES

Communicate effectively in a professional manner with all internal departments to ensure their day to day distribution requirements are fulfilled in line with the customer instructions.
Ensure legislative compliance where applicable, and that driver's hours and WTD rules are adhered to at all times. Ensure all vehicles are maintained in accordance with planned service schedules
Ensure that the Company and its representatives, operate within all agreed operational procedures, and within statutory requirements, including the provision and maintenance of a safe working environment
Arrange with approved hauliers for transport of cargo, confirm availability of equipment and ensure all customer requirements are specified and met. Confirm these arrangements by email and Control Board
Prepare correct documentation to the Warehouse department for loading/off-loading cargo, in a timely manner. Ensure all consignments are input to TPN system and the necessary labels are produced
Perform and correctly implement all general admin.
Communicate efficiently and effectively, in all formats, with internal customers, suppliers, and other offices, as required by operational procedures
In conjunction with others, plan collection and deliveries to meet all customer needs and requirements using the most efficient and cost-effective plan of available resource
Communicate with drivers/hauliers/internal and external customers to ensure issues are resolved promptly
Maintain awareness of and follow transport regulations, where relevant, to ensure departmental compliance to all statutory requirements

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED

2 years of related work experience
UK and Ireland geography, planning skills and route times
Knowledge of driver's hours and WTD rulings
Knowledge of logistics & commercial transport
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the business.
Excel, Outlook, Word, OMTPS, CCM, Cargolink, Control Board, Teams, Smart Analysis, Image Verifier,

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

A role in a successful, dynamic company
Be a part of a strong team of performance driven colleagues
Competitive salary
Great future career prospects for advancement
A professional working environment

WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.

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