Transport Planner

  • Location:
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£30,000 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    June 23, 2023

Our client is an established, award-winning company who are market leaders within their industry. Due to continued growth and investment, they are actively seeking to recruit a Transport Planner to join their busy operations team at their Nottingham site.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to develop a long-term career and benefit from continuous training.

You will be contracted to 45 hours per week, working weekly rotating day shifts 6am-4pm and 8am-6pm.

In return, you will receive a competitive starting salary of c£30,000 D.O.E, along with auto enrolled pension scheme, x3 life assurance, bike to work scheme and not to mention a generous bonus.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Manage driver availability and coverage to ensure there is suitable coverage at all times
  • Vehicle management, including liaison with fleet, safe vehicle operations
  • Supervise vehicle availability on a daily basis ensuring that drivers have completed checks in accordance with company policy
  • Contribute towards ongoing cost control, actively seeking to improve efficiency and reduce operating costs
  • Responsible for administration, including time sheets, tachograph records, payroll records, holiday rotas

Skills & Experience

  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role
  • Proven experience within the logistics or heavy industrial sector
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft packages including Word and Excel
  • Confident communication skills on all senior levels

If you know you have the required skills and experience and would like to find out more, please apply now.

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: 45 hours per week, shifts between 6:00am-4:00pm and 8:00am-6:00pm

Salary: c£30,000 per annum D.O.E

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Permanent

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency. IND456