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Transport Planner

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  • Salary:

    £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits

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    Fran Ilott

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Transport Planner required for a leading UK Transport company based near Colchester.

As a Transport Planner you will have sound geographical knowledge and experience planning and dealing with Transport UK Wide. Or have been involved in the Transport Industry.

Training is provided!

Sound geographical knowledge and experience of routing vehicles is essential.

General Haulage experience is attractive

Salary Range

£21,000 -£25,000

Hours of work consists of a rotating shift pattern:

Monday to Friday 07:00hrs - 16:00hrs

Monday to Friday 08:00hrs to 17:00hrs

Monday to Friday 10:00hrs to 19:00hrs


  • Investment in full training, support and career development
  • Company pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Car Parking
  • Company Events

Negotiating contracts to reduce costs and achieve maximum efficiency.

Providing accurate routing information to ensure that delivery times and locations are coordinated.

Accurately calculating supply costs in relation to each movement or transaction.

Obtaining quotes for transportation and also making cost comparisons.

Establish relationships with clients in pursuit of sustainable business relationships

Ensuring compliance with all current legislation and regulation

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

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.