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Date Added: Sun 15/11/2020

Transport Route Planner

Wednesbury, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £24000 - £33000 / annually

Transport Route Planner

A superb opportunity has arisen to join our client, a dynamic freight forwarding company in Wednesbury. 

Fantastic career prospects await the right candidate and our client is open to the level at which they recruit, with a good salary (negotiable) based on experience.

The Candidate:

  • Experience of planning artic & rigid vehicles across the UK
  • Compliance & tachograph knowledge essential
  • Experience of pallet networks
  • Previous experience within a fast paced transport planning position
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, and a flexible approach
  • Competent decision making
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK
  • CPC desirable

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Planning vehicles for multi drop deliveries & collections across the UK
  • Allocating same day collections as the orders are processed
  • Monitoring driver performance
  • Debriefing drivers at the end of shift
  • Keep all customers / customs department informed of all failed services or significant delays
  • Supervising and managing driver workloads
  • Costing vehicle runs on a daily basis
  • Ensuring all drivers & vehicles are legally compliant
  • Dealing with sub-contractors when required to cover collections / deliveries

If you have the relevant experience and would be interested in discussing further, please apply ASAP in confidence.

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