Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Transport & Industrial , Logistics

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Paul Hickey

  • Contact email:

    paul.hickey@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/542962

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-13

Transport Planner

We are looking for a Transport Planner to join our client, at their busy Leicester Factory.

Shift patterns for the Transport Planner are 8am - 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8am - 2pm on Friday, based on a 40 hour week.

* Managing the order book and planning deliveries to both internal fleet and third party logistics providers.
* Work to client service level agreements
* Inputting and allocating stock via Sage software, ensuring the correct paperwork is provided for each route / carrier
* Ensuring internal vehicle maintenance records are adhered to and deal with any vehicle issues as they arise.
* Communication with outside Companies and liaising with Internal Customer Service Team
The ideal candidate will have;
* Previous transport planning experience
* A strong work ethic and approach.
* Good communication skills with a logical and calm approach to any issues

£22k per annum / £11.00 per hour

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