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    Up to £25000.00 per annum + Benefits

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    Tom Nichols

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    about 1 month ago

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Transport Planner - £25K - Temperature Controlled.

Transport Planner required for a leading UK Temperature Controlled Transport company in East Anglia.

As an experienced Transport Planner you will ideally have sound geographical knowledge and experience planning HGV's.

Sound geographical knowledge of East Anglia
All Transport Planning experience considered as training will be provided.

£25K, Benefits to be discussed at interview

Hours : 08:00 - 17:00 Week one: Wednesday & Thursday, Week two: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

The Role:

Planning and managing a core fleet along with shunt vehicles.
Ensuring the maximum use of resources in a cost-effective manner,
Utilising the Transport Management System to maximise route planning within the given time constraints and service criteria,
Maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction,
Communicating and liaising with other departments ensuring a smooth and effective operation,
Communicating and liaising with regional operations to ensure maximum operating synergies.

You must have experienced in the following :

UK Distribution.
Road haulage industry.
Driving regulations for HGV , Working Time Directive, Driving Hours etc.
Experience of Route Planning & Scheduling
Experience of Transport Management systems
Excellent Communication Skills

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