Transport Planner - Late Shift

Location
Minworth, Sutton Coldfield
Salary
£25,000 per annum , 28 days (inc Bank Hols) extra holiday rewarded for length of service.
Posted
24 Oct 2017
Closes
21 Nov 2017
Ref
TWBHXOF
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The role involves the efficient planning of transport resource whilst providing first class customer service. The successful applicant must have outstanding attention to detail with excellent coordination and communication skills. Experience within a similar role is advantageous.

Duties include
Effective planning and utilisation of drivers
Organising agencies and sub-contractors where necessary
Load planning and routing for a large fleet of vehicles
Dealing with queries by telephone, fax and email from our customer.
Reporting problems and dealing with any issues/queries that may arise.
Ensuring paperwork is actioned and completed promptly

Essential Qualities:
Previous transport experience in a busy and demanding environment
Be a team player
Can demonstrate problem solving, analytical and organizational skills
Comfortable to make decisions under pressure
An effective time manager Be able to communicate well at all levels within the business.
Be highly motivated PC Literate in Word, Excel and Outlook
Must be flexible in approach to work and shift patterns and adaptable to meet business demands