Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Widnes, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Adam Roberts

  • Contact email:

    adam.roberts@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/551467

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-18

  • Start date:

    13/02/2020 09:07:29

Transport Planner

Widnes

Monday - Friday

Completive Salary

My client has been established for almost 100 years and has 120+ sites across 20+ countries around the world.

I am now recruiting for a transport planner to join the Widnes operation.

Responsibilities

  • Route planning for HGV vehicles around the North West area
  • Leasing with internal departments
  • Ensuring compliance and company policies are up to date and adhered to at all times
  • Preparing KPI's for allocated drivers
  • Maintaining relationships with customers
  • Responsibility for setting up new customers onto the system
  • Health and Safety responsibility on site
  • Changing routes when needed
  • Ensuring the transport system is up to date and maintained
  • Providing excellent customer service
  • Maintain drivers hours in line with EU regulations
  • Ad hoc duties requested by management

Attributes

  • Previous transport planning experience
  • Good transport regulations knowledge
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time
  • Able to use Microsoft packages including excel

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