Planning Assistant

  • Job Reference: 431557904-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Employer: Recruitment Solutions (North West) Ltd
  • Location: Rochdale, Lancashire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £23,000
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Scheduling & Coordination, Taxi & Personal Travel, Transport Planning, Modelling & Design
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Role; Planning Assistant

Location; Rochdale - on site car parking

Salary; up to £23,000 plus benefits which include - Pension / Salary Review / SSP etc.

Consultants; Karen Reynolds and Rebecca Mayall

With our Client we are looking to appoint an experienced Planning Assistant - the Planning Assistant will be responsible for the Planning and Scheduling of Deliveries across the UK.

A solid knowledge of UK Geography is needed so that you can Plan and Schedule Deliveries from the correct Deport to the closest drop off point. Working Internally and Externally you will need strong communication skills - written and verbal to be able to communicate and agree accurate and efficient Planning.

The Planning Assistant will also need strong Administration skills which will include Excel - this is for the accurate recording and tracking of Deliveries

Finally the Planning Assistant will need be able to 'think outside of the box' - be able to find 'speedy' solutions to issues as they arise- you will be required to work to strict deadlines and timeframes to keep Projects on track

The Planning Assistant role is offered Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm but there could be a degree of flexibility needed at times. Our Client offers an excellent induction and personal development plan - they are a well established and growing business - so they want you to grow with them!

To apply please email your CV