Job Profile

Transport Planner required. Our client is a well-established logistics provider. Due to the on-going success and growth of the business our client requires an experienced Transport Controller to join a dynamic and growing team in the West Drayton Area.

The role will involve the efficient planning of transport resource whilst providing first class customer service. The successful applicant must have outstanding attention to detail with excellent coordination and communication skills. Experience in a similar role is a high advantage.

Transport Planner Position Overview

  • Effective planning and utilisation of drivers
  • Organising agencies and sub-contractors where necessary
  • Load planning and routing for large fleet of vehicles
  • Dealing with queries by telephone, fax and email from customers
  • Reporting problems and dealing with any issues / queries that may arise
  • Ensuring paper is actioned and completed promptly

Transport Planner Position Overview

  • Previous transport experience in a busy and demanding environment
  • Be able to work effectively in a close team
  • Can demonstrate problem solving, analytical and organisation skills
  • able to make decisions under pressure
  • Be able to communicate well at all levels
  • Be highly motivated
  • PC literate in word, excel and outlook
  • Must be flexible in approach to work and shift patterns and adaptable to meet business demands

Transport Planner Position Requirements

  • Salary £20,000 - £27,000 (Dependant on experience)
  • 4 on 4 off shift pattern
  • Overtime available
  • 30 days' holiday, including bank
  • Pension
  • Parking on site

We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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