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Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Bradford

  • Sector:

    TRANSPORT, LOGISTICS

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Benefits scheme

  • Contact:

    Fran Ilott

  • Contact email:

    fran@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6233790_1631178177

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Container Planner required in Bradford
A UK leader in Freight Forwarding are looking to grow a UK Road department at their flagship site in Bradford.
You will be working in a team of 4 people managing a large account, overseeing and planning the container movements.
You will need an understanding of WTD, UK roads and the ability to source and liaise effectively with several subcontractors.
The Package:
£20,000 - £25,000
Monday - Friday
08:15 - 17:00
1 weekend on call per month
25 days holiday + BH
Staff discounts - up to 30% discount with highstreet brands (after 6 months employment)
Seasonal fun events & give-aways
Free tea and coffee
On-site parking
Pension scheme
The Role:
Container Planner will be sourcing and liaising with subcontractors
You must ensure containers are collected form ports as they arrive
Container planner will ensure most cost effective routes are used at all times
It is your responsibility to keep the customer up to date with any changes or delays
All associated administration
The Requirements
UK Road transport background
Knowledge of WTD
Experience using and planning subcontracted vehicles
Excellent telephone manner

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