ASC Connections

Transport Planner (BB-DD8ED)

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Job Description Transport PlannerCoventry£25-£30k per annumA Warehouse and Distribution business is seeking a Transport Planner to assist the Transport Manager to modernise and streamline their growing organisation, in order to help them cope with a continued increase of orders. Supplying retailers and wholesalers across the UK, from small regional businesses to large blue chip companies covering the whole of the UK, this role will offer the appointment an exciting and challenging opportunity to heavily influence the success of a small SME making the transition to a large SME business.Reporting to the Transport Manager, you will be responsible for the transport planning of their in-house fleet of class 1 and 2 vehicles to deliver your products to customers across the UK.This position would suit an individual from a fast moving, multi drop background.Job Duties.Create and track daily routing plansMonitor driver base to ensure we achieve deliveries within legislation and to company standardsHelp to deliver all transport required movementsMaintain a high level of service in line with customer requirementsLiaise with internal stakeholders to ensure high customer service standards are achievedBrief and de-brief drivers on their daily duties and KPI'sGeneral KPI Reporting to the wider businessSkills and Experience requiredPrevious experience either as an operational planner or transport plannerExcellent geographical knowledge of the UKA general understanding of transport/logisticsOrganisational and time-management abilityExcellent communication skills - both written and verbalExcellent analysis skillsGood attention to detailProblem solving and decision-making aptitudeAbility to work alone and also as part of a teamIf you're looking for a career move to a growing business that offers excellent mid to long term career prospects, please apply via the link to this advert.Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however, we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.ASC Connections Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. We are committed to equal opportunity and diversity.

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