Senior Transport Planner

Commercial

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a well established leading provider of quality assured road transport and palletised distribution services. Due to consistent company growth they are seeking a full time Senior Transport Planner to join their team. This role will be based at their Head Office in Stoke on Trent.

The Senior Transport planner will be responsible for a large fleet of articulated vehicles and their drivers, including the routing of outbound deliveries and sourcing of backloads to meet customer requirements and maximise potential vehicle earnings.

The successful Senior Transport Planner will be IT literate and possess excellent geographical knowledge;

  • Route planning for a large fleet of vehicles and day to day management of drivers

  • Experienced in customer service as this role involves daily customer liaison

  • Previous Warehouse operations experience to plan loads and work as one team

  • Proven planning experience in a general haulage environment

  • Team working skills

  • Attention to detail

 

CPC Qualification highly desirable. This role would suit an experienced Transport Planner who is accustomed to working under pressure and to ever changing timescales.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-6pm, alternate Saturdays mornings.  

To apply for this job email your details to Keeley.91F343969.0@applythis.net