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Transport Planner

West Midlands
£27,000 to £29,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Orbital Recruitment are currently looking for an experienced Transport Planner for a well known client in the Binley area of Coventry, CV3 2TT. The Duties: Plan and manage through to completion, deliveries of bulk cementitious product, utilising custom planning, GPS tracking and EPOD systems. Optimisation of internal and external resources to ensure a cost effective transport operation is maintained. Ensure customer deliveries are made within defined service parameters and in line with our Service Promise. Proactively manage service issues to customer satisfaction. Maintain stock levels at outlying depots. Plan driver days in accordance with the Working Time Directive and EU Drivers Hours legislation. Liaison with the Customer Services Team, Despatch personnel, drivers and contracted hauliers. Experience & Personal Attributes: Excellent communication, inter-personal, and problem solving skill. Customer focused. Previous transport planning experience is essential. Understanding of the Working Time Directive and EU Drivers Hours legislation is essential. CPC Road Transport Operations desirable. Good geographical and road network knowledge. IT Proficient. Flexible approach to maximize team effectiveness Working hours: Ability to work a shift pattern including Saturdays on a rota basis. Salary: £27K £29K per annum
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  • Job Reference: 704625819-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Orbital Recruitment
    Orbital Recruitment
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Salary: £27,000 to £29,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent