Transport Planner

Recruiter
Bennett and Game Recruitment LTD
Location
Scunthorpe
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 May 2024
Closes
22 May 2024
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Bennett and Game are currently partnering with one of the UK's most credible and longstanding Transport companies actively looking for a Transport Planner to join their Scunthorpe location.

Our client has over 100 years proven experience in the Transport industry and have cemented their position as one of the leading employers in this field. With health & safety and professionalism at the heart of what they do, this a great opportunity for an inspiring Transport Planner to progress their career.



Transport Planner Position Overview

  • Manage drivers' routes with a core focus in maximising fuel, load, and time efficiency.
  • Matching customer orders and requirements to available and suitable resources.
  • Prepares schedules, order entry and regularly update in-house computer systems.
  • Supervise drivers, including documentation, working hours, tacho data (with Transport Manager).
  • Manage vehicle maintenance/repairs - booking in MOT's, ensuring the fleet is readily available against customer demands.


Transport Planner Position Requirements

  • Transport planning experience within Flatbed Trailers - Highly Desirable.
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in a Transport environment.
  • A Management or Driver CPC would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Strong communicator with good relationship building skills.
  • Excel / Computer literate is essential.


Transport Planner Position Remuneration

  • Salary DOE 26 - 32k
  • Full-time, Permanent
  • Life Insurance
  • Company Pension
  • On-site Parking

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