European transport Planner

Job Title: European transport Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worcester
Salary: £21000 - £24500 per annum
Start Date: 2019-08-26
Reference: 589104141
Contact Name: zzNatalie Whiten589
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2019 14:56

Job Description

Transport Planner

We are currently recruiting for a Transport planner to join a busy Worcestershire Operation The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a full understanding of the transport forwarding industry, be able to communicate effectively, be highly organised and remain focused under pressure. Successful applicant must take control of the management, planning and tracking of movement of goods from A to B using methods of freight such as Hand carry, Airfreight and Road travel to achieve the result for the customer.

Duties & Responsibilities to include:

• Communication with customers and internal staff and managers
• Accuracy of the information captured
• Understanding of the role
• Timely input onto the system of jobs
• Escalation of any queries or issues
• Closing out of Jobs
• System housekeeping
• Profit maximisation
• Liaising with International companies
• Written and oral European Language skills
• Will include requirements to travel to Customer and Supplier sites
• To observe the Company Health & Safety Policy
• To understand and achieved a high level of H&S standards
• To ensure others (colleagues and contractors) also follow and understand the Company H&S Policy

Hours are 40 per week Monday to Friday, shifts as required. Weekends may be required at times plus any reasonable requirements associated with the position.

If this position interests you and you are looking for the next step in your career, please send your CV to or for further information please call 01905 24420.

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