Transport Planner

Job Title: Transport Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aldridge
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-28 00:00:00
Reference: 681101422
Contact Name: Saffron Hardy681
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2019 11:46

Job Description

A Fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Transport Planner to join a well-established team within a busy Transport company.

The purpose of the role is to support the Transport Manager in the planning of the daily deliveries ensuring drivers are working to the current tacho laws. Updating the daily planner when calls come in from customers, planning deliveries in the most cost effective and efficient way.

Daily Duties Include:

• Maximise fleet efficiency
• Plan the daily deliveries for the drivers
• Updating the drivers of their days work (via text and Fleet Wizard)
• Update the planner
• Liaise with customers and maintain working relationship, be the main point of contact for drivers and customers out of hours
• Answering calls (both mobile and landline)
• Claim demurrage
• Add Jobs to Fleet Wizard and update driver information on Fleet Wizard
• Clear down Fleet Wizard of any outstanding jobs and ensure all jobs are ready for invoicing by the end of the current week
• Admin support for Transport Manager
• POD administration

The successful candidate will have previous experience within a similar position and must have knowledge of the current laws regarding Tachos

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