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  • Location:

    Stockport

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Rhys Bryan

  • Contact email:

    Rhys.Bryan@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH84469_1633342511

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-03

  • Consultant:

    Rhys Bryan

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Transport Planner & Coordinator to join a fantastic distribution company based in Stockport.

Joining the busy Transport Team, the Transport Planner & Coordinator will be responsible for all aspects of planning and administration within the Transport department and providing assistance to the Transport Manager and Head of Transport.

Salary: Negotiable based upon experience

Key Responsibilities:

  • Effective management and planning of drivers using our transport planning software
  • Ensuring all legal requirements are adhered to whilst planning
  • To ensure the daily plan is delivered on time managing resources effectively, maximising utilisation whilst minimising cost
  • Ensure that all transport systems are kept up to date
  • Brief drivers to ensure that all instructions for their allocated runs are communicated
  • Responsible for Health and Safety of the team, ensuring safe working practices are adhered to at all times
  • Achieving key performance targets, identifying trends with a view to improving efficiency's.
  • Responsibility to collate (and where applicable liaise with other sites to make sure KPI completion is adhered to daily) and circulate daily KPI data to relevant management team
  • Liaise with fleet maintenance providers as and when required and log fleet issues/call outs
  • Ensure driver brief and debriefs are completed
  • Assist drivers with any on road delivery issues and resolve in a timely manner
  • Assist with the management of the fleet, ensuring that vehicles required for service are presented when scheduled or requested.
  • Assist with 3PL queries and KPIs.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Transport planning experience
  • Good geographical knowledge