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Logistics Planner

Job Title: Logistics Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham
Industry:
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-10-21
Reference: 479100644
Contact Name: Matthew Loines
Contact Email: matthew.loines@bjdgroup.co.uk
Job Published: October 03, 2019 10:59

Job Description

Transport Planner

Remuneration: £23,000 - £26,000 Per Annum

Location: Nottingham

BJD Group are exclusively recruiting for a Transport Planner for our prestigious global client in the Essex area.

Shift Pattern - 4 on 4 off shift pattern including both days and night shifts and 2 weekends out of every 4.

The Role

As a Transport Planner your responsibilities will include:

- Planning of import/export trailers with part load and full loads to ensure cost effectiveness
- Haulage sourcing and rate negotiating and assessing any subcontractors ensuring they are approved and fulfil any legal requirements.
- Trailer planning of groupage, part load and full loads
- Communicate with drivers and hauliers to ensure issues are resolved promptly
- General Administration duties IE Preparing correct documentation to the Warehouse/Haulage/Distribution/Shipping department for loading/offloading cargo to vehicles

The Person

We are looking for someone who has had working experience as a Transport Planner and they are looking to progress there career to the next step within a global organisation.

You must also possess:

- Good knowledge of the road freight industry
- Be of a proactive and organised nature
- Have good financial awareness
- Be a problem solver
- The ability to work under pressure

The successful candidate will ideally have prior experience in trailer planning although this is not essential

Package and Prospects

On offer is a salary of up to £26,000 Per Annum for the right candidate working in a high performing team environment with great future career prospects in a global organisation

If you are interested in this role, click 'apply now' to send us an up-to-date copy of your CV.

BJD Group acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this position I understand that my details will be processed in accordance with BJD Group's Data Retention Policy which can be accessed at bjdgroup.co.uk