Transport Planner

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£20000 - £25000 per annum
04 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My client is an expanding haulage company looking for a Transport Planner to join their team in Manchester. Client Details My client has a new contract that is rapidly expanding. Due to amount of growth they are looking for a Transport Planner to join their team. This role is based on their Manchester site. Description The successful Transport Planner duties will include: Decide the prioritised collection requirements of suppliers, based on their communication and your analysis and route vehicles into site accordingly Monitor vehicle progress throughout the day and make decisions on re-routing accordingly Communicate routing decisions to drivers including all necessary and accurate delivery/collection information - names, addresses, phone numbers, etc. Communicate with sub-contractors Liaise with department colleagues and ensure trucks and trailers are routed for servicing Profile The successful Transport Planner must have: Identifies customer requirements with the customer and develops plans to meet them. Develops strong working relationships and understands drivers working hours Personally evaluates risk and makes contingency plans accordingly. Stays focused on the end result expected Proven transport planning experience Job Offer This is a permanent role offering up to £25,000 depending on experience. Please note this role will be shift work This job was originally posted as