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Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Ellesmere Port

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Fran Ilott

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Transport Planner required by a leading Contract Logistics company near Ellesmere Port

This team is expanding in line with Company success and growth and is looking to recruit an experienced Transport Planner.

You will be working on a Customers site, overseeing the prompt collection and delivery of goods.

It is required that you work well both alone and in a team and have great customer service skills.

Transport Planner must be able to plan loads efficiently and ensure routing is cost effective.

The Package:
£25K - £30K
Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm
28 days holiday

The Role:
You will be working in a team of 2 planners, coordinating Drivers in and around the site
You will be ensuring all goods are safely loaded onto vehicles in the correct order for delivery
Transport Planner will be building loads based on delivery location
You must ensure driver routes are planned as cost effectively as possible
It is expected that you will quickly react to changes as they arise
All communication with the customer will be through you - excellent customer service skills are required.
High attention to detail and good administration skills

The Requirements:
Must be a Transport Planner
Excellent geographical knowledge
Excellent communication skills
Customer Service orientated

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