Transport Planner

  • Job Reference: 1166571302-2
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2023
  • Employer: WR Logistics
  • Location: Derby, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • 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, IT, Systems & Digital, Logistics & Supply Chain, Public Transport, Quality Assurance & Control, Rail Drivers, Rail Operations, Rail Transport, Road Transport, Safety & Compliance, Scheduling & Coordination, Transport Planning, Modelling & Design, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Transport Planner - Foston, Derby - up to 30,000

You will be joining a family-run logistics company that are experts in all they do, are looking for a Transport Planner to join their team.

As Transport Planner, you will be working with a small team of Planners, routing company owned vehicles UK wide.

The Package

  • Up to 30,000
  • 30 days holiday including Bank Holidays
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Health Cash Plan

The Role:

  • Transport planner will be routing company owned vehicles
  • You must Plan routes as cost effectively as possible
  • It is the Transport Planners responsibility to plan routes in line with WTD and Drivers Hours
  • Transport Planner will ensure all customers are kept up to date
  • All necessary admin must be completed
  • You will be working with the Operations Manager to ensure that all vehicles are in compliance with company standards
  • Perform and correctly implement General Administration, e.g. costing, agreeing charge rates with contractors, queries in accordance with the companies' requirements.

The Requirements:

  • Extensive Transport route planning skills
  • Pallet Network is experience preferred
  • Excellent geographical knowledge
  • Strong communication skills

WR Transport & Logistics are the recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.