Transport Planner

Burton-On-Trent Permanent £25,000 - £30,000
  • An opportunity for a Transport planner in Burton-on-Trent
  • A growing ethical blue-chip multi-national

About Our Client

My client focuses on distributing food materials nationally across the country. Based in Burton-on-Trent, the company has report large scale grow in both revenue and profits over the last half-decade. They are now looking to expand their operation and bring on board like-minded individuals.

Job Description

The successful Transport Planner will report directly into the Head of Logistics and will be responsible for the following areas:

  • Liaising directly with 3rd party transport suppliers
  • Assist in negotiating rates with both customers and transport providers
  • Focus on providing efficiency's within the transport network, in order to maximise profits
  • Aim to plan for around 150 loads of materials each week
  • Successfully plan a large national transport network
  • Process orders planned by Sales Representatives
  • Aim to plan loads in the most profitable way, but driving efficiency's.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate for my clients Transport Planner vacancy will desirable have the following skills set:

  • Ideally a degree level of education, or equivalent.
  • Experience planning transport networks with over 100 movements per-week.
  • Ability to commute to Burton-on-Trent.
  • Experience of working to deadlines in a time-critical logistics environment
  • A drive to succeed and better targets

What's on Offer

  • £25,000-£30,000
  • 33 days annual leave
  • 10% bonus scheme

Reece Clarke
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8692

Job summary

Sub Sector
Transport Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Reece Clarke
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8692
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