Transport Planner


Location: Worsley

Job reference: 442170

Job Summary

Our client is a Global 3PL company that is responsible for hundreds of contracts from small businesses to Blue Chips. They are committed to providing a diverse range of Logistics solutions throughout the UK with world class service.

The client prides themselves on their business diversity and their operational capacity as well as the opportunity they give their employees to diversify, achieving an ambitious, commercial culture. They are looking for an experienced Transport Planner to join the team.

Role Responsibilities

  • Routing of a large size fleet.
  • Good use of planning resources to uphold KPIs
  • Communicate with drivers on all matters.
  • Leading and developing a team
  • Provide quotes for customers.
  • Work extensively to reduce late deliveries.
  • Ensure that all manual planning is done to an exceptional standard.
  • Lead the strategic direction for the planning team

The Ideal Candidate

  • 5 years national transport planning experience
  • Logistics background
  • A supportive leader who has a passion for managing and developing their team
  • Focus on continuous improvement.
  • Comfortable in upholding
  • Health and Safety, Compliance and Cost standards
  • Manual Planning
  • Knowledge of planning tools and excellent geographical knowledge
  • Good knowledge of RTD and WTD legislation

The Rewards:

  • Salary up to £30k
  • Achievable Bonus
  • Pension Match
  • Performance based incentives
  • Further development opportunities 0333 023 0045


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