Transport Planner / Controller

Job Title: Transport Planner / Controller
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Aldridge
Salary: £9 - £11 per hour
Start Date: 2019-07-01 00:00:00
Reference: 681101475
Contact Name: Abigail Jerram681
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2019 17:18

Job Description

A successful company based in Aldridge is looking to recruit a Transport Planner /Controller to add to their team. This exciting opportunity has arisen to work within a thriving organisation, and would suit someone who likes working within a fast paced environment. This position will require the right person to start immediately and will be a temporary to permanent basis.

Role and Responsibilities
• Schedule and allocate resource (Fleet/ People) in accordance with the planned customer count requirements and Service Level Agreements (SLA).
• Ensure amendments to the original plan are updated and resources allocated accordingly, including regular updates of folders
• Manage airport bookings in terms of correct passes
• Ensure car allocation numbers are correct including pool car, part-time and solo drivers
• Manage incoming and outgoing telephone calls ensuring GDPR requirements are met
• New starters are contacted and assigned shifts in accordance with the recruitment teams.
• Assist scheduling to find reserve/second drivers for pool cars and travel groups
• Requests for accommodation/flights/ferry bookings are made in advance and actioned accordingly
• Confirm all weekend/Monday work prior to the close of normal business hours on a Friday, communicating to the Regional Teams
• Remove any unconfirmed staff from counts and ensure accurate absence/sick records are maintained and identified on the system.
• Contact all unavailable staff to fill counts where there is a shortfall

Rotating shifts 6-2 am / 12-8 pm, Monday to Friday with 3 Sundays in 5 on a rota. With rest days, working 5 days out of 7

Permanent opportunity at £22,500 
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