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Transport Planner - Containers

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    £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package

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    Tom Nichols

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    16 days ago

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Transport Planner - Containers

Transport Planner required for a successful, independent Logistics brand based in Essex

Transport Planner must have worked in a transport or Freight Forwarding office and be familiar with drivers and deliveries.

The Package:

£25,000 - £35,000
Benefits package to be discussed
Hours : Monday to Friday - 09:00 - 17:30 but flexibility required

The Company :

"An International freight forwarding company, offering intelligent global logistics and supply chain management solution that have outstanding agreements with blue chip clients and the capacity to grow significantly to continue to support their customer's needs. Service levels are outstanding"

The Role:

To complete all paperwork promptly and accurately as directed and in accordance with Legislation.
Report any issues surrounding the transport administrative function.
Comply with all Health & Safety requirements in our depot
To take ownership of the administrative function throughout the transport operational process
Discuss and improve current administrative processes with Manager and Planners
Respond to customer requests immediately and advise on any delays or issues surrounding a customer

Requirements :

Must be fully IT conversant with packages such as MS Word / Excel and e-mail.
Good communicator within a team based environment
Able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision
Attention to detail is paramount
Numeracy and Literacy skills are essential

Ideal requirements:

Experience with Ports - Felixstowe / London Gateway
Transport / Freight Forwarding office

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