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Transport Planner

Salary £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Location Nottinghamshire
Job Type Contract Jobs
Job Ref HQ00044436
Published about 1 year ago

Job Description

A leading manufacturer in Nottinghamshire is looking for a Transport Planner to assist them for 6 months. Working alongside both the Transport manager and the customer, you will be responsible for the successful planning of chilled products. Dealing with both internal and external stakeholders, you will need to ensure that all the drivers are completing their deliveries and collections on time and in full. Joining a fast paced environment, they are looking for someone who is very forward thinking and proactive in their approach.

The role:

  • Working closely with the Transport Manager and Site Manager to ensure that the customers deliveries are completed on time in full.
  • Planning routes across the UK for multiple contracts.
  • Ensuring that any issues are solved in a timely manner.
  • Ensuring vehicles and drivers are meeting current legislation.
  • Collating tacho information.
  • Keeping in touch with drivers throughout their routes.
  • Creating daily, weekly and monthly reports.
  • Implementing strategic changes within the site.
  • Ensuring drivers are briefed and debriefed.
  • Responsible for health and safety.

The Candidate:

  • You will have previous experience of working in a distribution environment.
  • Forward thinking and proactive in your approach.
  • Good understanding of H&S legislations and transport legislations.
  • CPC is not needed for this position

Working hours are any 5 of 7 on a day shift.
The pay scale is £20-25k depending on experience.

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