Transport Analyst

Job Title: Transport Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kettering
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-20 00:00:00
Reference: 137100978
Contact Name: Ruth Humes
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 20, 2019 17:38

Job Description

My client, based in Thrapston is seeking a Transport Analyst

Salary: £28-29,000.00

Hours: 8-4 or 9-5 Monday to Friday with one Saturday in 4.

The role:
The role of Transport Analyst is to plan up to 150 routes for site, building a resource model to be pass to transport, this will include gathering intelligence and data, manipulating data and sharing in a understood method, therefore it is essential that the candidate has intermediate to advanced excel. (understanding of pivot tables, v look up's and formula's).  Planning experience would be an advantage however my client is willing to train where required.

o To plan load schedules making best use of backhauls where possible, using paragon planning systems to maximise profit
o Maintain all Paragon master routing database
oWork with the depot teams to ensure the optimised plan is delivered
o Deliver a plan to reduce the flex budget
o To ensure customer & clients KPI's are met by planning effectively
o Ensure supplier collections are all covered
o Stand in for Senior Planner role when required

Responsibilities Measurement Criteria / KPIs
oEnsure key KPI's are achieved and reported to customer requirement
o Requests are completed and communicated
o Weekend schedules to be thoroughly checked
o All volume received should be planned without fail
oDevelop strong relationships within the transport team
o Deliver excellent service to internal and external customers
oProject group involvement with site management/colleagues
o Understanding of quality standards
oUpdate daily KPI spreadsheets

Person Spec

Seeking a candidate that demonstrates energy, enthusiasm and commitment
2-3 years experience in a Transport environment
Proven track record in planning and forecasting
Proven experience of working in customer facing role
Knowledge of Working Time Legislation & EU Driving Legislation
ntermediate Excel Spreadsheet experience essential - understanding of manipulating data.
Paragon experience would be an advantage.

Please contact Ruth on 07764959511 for further information.