Planning Team Manager

Page Personnel Logistics
St Albans
£32000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Page Personnel Logistics are currently recruiting for a Planning Team Manager for our client base in St Albans. Client Details Our client are a well known 3PL and the role will focus on one major client. Description Reporting to the Depot Planning Manager you will ensure the planners create an efficient daily transport and warehouse plan in line with KPIs. Main Responsibilities Accountable for reviewing the daily transport and warehouse plans and implementing changes and improvements to the daily plan Responsible for driver and warehouse resource planning and unit/ trailer/MHE resources Responsible for the delivery of planning KPI's Responsible for costing new pieces of work i.e. additional suppliers on board Responsible for gaining backhaul work from suppliers Accountable for Fleet utilisation Review warehouse staffing levels and rotas to deliver best fit and efficiency Review training requirements for colleagues and implement a proactive plan to maintain key skills and support our refresher programme Profile The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate good management skills and the ability to drive process improvements in line with transport and warehouse strategy and best practice. Previous experience of using Paragon, Isotrak or red Prairie is highly desirable. Job Offer The role is based in the Planning Department on a 4 on 4 off (12 hour shifts) 06:00 - 18:00. You will receive a competitive salary along with the chance for further progression within the business. This job was originally posted as