Transport Planner

Job Title: Transport Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stoke-on-Trent
Salary: £27000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-18 00:00:00
Reference: 137100925
Contact Name: Ruth Humes
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2019 16:56

Job Description

My client, a leading 3PL in Stoke on Trent is seeking a Transport Planner who is ready for their next move to Transport First Line Manager.

Hours: 6am to 4pm
Shifts: 4 days on and 3 off
Salary: £27,000.00

Reporting to the Transport Planning Manager the role involves:

o Efficiently planning all deliveries to stores and distribution centres and managing a substantial collection profile of both products and assets daily
o Optimising trailer fill and maximising fleet utilisation to enable the site to provide a world class service to our customer
o Meeting and exceeding all site/transport specific KPIs
o Producing results from project initiatives as a team and as an individual

Essential attributes:

¢ Excellent PC skills, including MS Office (particularly MS Excel)
¢ Strong analytical and problem solving skills
¢ Effective communication skills with internal and external customers
¢ Be proficient in working to deadlines whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy
¢ Highly organised and a motivated team player
¢ Be prepared for the responsibility and accountability of an essential site function

Desirable attributes:

¢ Experience within a similar transport role
¢ Knowledge of Paragon and PKMS systems

Please contact Ruth on 07764959511 for further information.