Transport Project Planner

  • Location:

    Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Adam Roberts

  • Contact email:

    adam.roberts@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/550730

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-06

  • Start date:

    05/02/2020 15:29:02

Transport Project Planner

Cheshire

£28,000 - £30,000

Monday - Friday

This is a great opportunity for Logistics professional to join an established transport operation based in the North West.

Responsibility

  • Speaking directly with 3PL hauliers
  • Route planning for own fleet of class one vehicles
  • Leasing with internal departments
  • Coordinating multiple projects at one time
  • Speaking directly with drivers regarding routes, issues and plans
  • Visiting clients and attending on site meetings
  • Utilising the transport management system
  • Changing routes when needed
  • Working in partnership with the driving team
  • Inputting data on the excel spreadsheets
  • General Administration duties
  • Building on existing relationship with internal and external departments
  • Ensuring health and safety is adhered to on site
  • Allocating drivers and vehicles to the dispatch schedule
  • Responsible for taking on customer bookings

Skills Required

  • Transport Planning experience is beneficial
  • Customer experience focused
  • Able to organise and manage multiple contracts and projects at one time

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