Transport Planner

  • Job Reference: 1166571547-2
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2023
  • Employer: Search Consultancy
  • Location: Wythenshawe, Manchester
  • Salary: £32,000
  • 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, Intelligent Transportation, Logistics & Supply Chain, Public Transport, Rail Drivers, Rail Operations, Rail Transport, Road Transport, Scheduling & Coordination, Search & Rescue, Transport Planning, Modelling & Design, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title: Transport Planner

Location: Wythenshawe, Manchester

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: Circa 32,000 per annum

We are seeking a skilled and motivated Transport Planner to join our client's team. As a Transport Planner, you will play a pivotal role in designing and implementing efficient transportation strategies to enhance our overall supply chain operations.

Main duties as the Transport Planner include:
Management and planning of drivers
Controlling and planning an agreed amount of resource, ensuring all requirements are adhered to
Ensure the daily plan is completed whilst managing resources effectively
Maximising utilisation of vehicles, drivers and trailers whilst minimising cost
Brief and de brief drivers daily
Monitoring drivers whilst out on delivery
Dealing with issues raised during the day
Ensuring all drivers have correct paperwork and PPE

The ideal candidate will have:
2 years experience within transport planning
Good geographical knowledge
Strong personality

If you are a hard working and proven Transport Planner, then this is the role or you! Submit your application and we will be in touch very soon. To speed up your application, call Sam on (phone number removed) or alternatively email your CV directly to (url removed)

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.