We are looking for a Transport Planner, reporting to the Transport Manager and Director, you will be working closely with our customers on a day to day basis. Dealing with our drivers to assist with issues, start times and routes.
Ensuring all paperwork is correctly completed. Assisting in vehicle servicing, MOT’s and inspection schedules. Assisting with the reporting of defects.
The ideal candidate will be confident, be able to think on their feet and be able to cope under pressure. Have a positive approach and be pro-active in resolving problems.
It is important to have excellent communication skills both oral and written and have a good knowledge of the local area. A good knowledge of Word and Excel would be an advantage.
Previous experience within a similar Transport office role would be an advantage however training will be given.
Our working hours are between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday. you may be required to cover the out of hours phone on a rota basis outside these hours.
To apply in the first instance please forward your current CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org