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Transport Planner - Container Logistics

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Job ID:

1724636

Location:

Essex 

Salary:

£35,000.00 per annum
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Job Views:

3

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

12/10/2020

Closing Date:

09/11/2020
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Job Description:

Page Personnel Logistics are currently looking to recruit a Transport Planner for a client based in the Tilbury Docks area.

Client Details

Our client are a leading global logistics organisation. This role will focus on the container side of the business and we are especially interested to hear from candidates in this space.

Description

In the role of Transport Planner you will have the following key responsibilities:

Planning the fleet of vehicles, ensuring their maximum utilisation and customer satisfaction.
Produce a daily Transport Plan in line with customer orders and expectations, negotiating best times where possible to best utilise the fleet.
Utilise vehicles to plan all vehicles with a view to support and maximise daily revenue targets.
Provide new work quotations.
Resource subcontractors ensuring full induction / company standards are communicated and formally agreed, when efficient to use.
Negotiate subcontractor rates.
Attend daily planning review meetings to approve next day and night plan.
Ensure plans are at best cost solutions.
Update systems accurately and utilise its functionality.
Ensure customer service levels with all customers are achieved.Profile

The ideal candidate will have experience working with the transport team for container logistics through which you will have gained a full understanding of tachograph, working time and drivers' hours regulations.. You will need strong organisational skills and good geographical knowledge as well as excellent IT and communication skills. Candidates with a CPC or experience of using the TOPS planning system are encouraged to apply.

Job Offer

You will receive a competitive salary and benefits. Successful appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS check
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Transport Planner - Container Logistics

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Job ID:

1724636

Location:

Essex 

Salary:

£35,000.00 per annum
col-narrow-right 

Job Views:

3

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

12/10/2020

Closing Date:

09/11/2020
col-wide 

Job Description:

Page Personnel Logistics are currently looking to recruit a Transport Planner for a client based in the Tilbury Docks area.

Client Details

Our client are a leading global logistics organisation. This role will focus on the container side of the business and we are especially interested to hear from candidates in this space.

Description

In the role of Transport Planner you will have the following key responsibilities:

Planning the fleet of vehicles, ensuring their maximum utilisation and customer satisfaction.
Produce a daily Transport Plan in line with customer orders and expectations, negotiating best times where possible to best utilise the fleet.
Utilise vehicles to plan all vehicles with a view to support and maximise daily revenue targets.
Provide new work quotations.
Resource subcontractors ensuring full induction / company standards are communicated and formally agreed, when efficient to use.
Negotiate subcontractor rates.
Attend daily planning review meetings to approve next day and night plan.
Ensure plans are at best cost solutions.
Update systems accurately and utilise its functionality.
Ensure customer service levels with all customers are achieved.Profile

The ideal candidate will have experience working with the transport team for container logistics through which you will have gained a full understanding of tachograph, working time and drivers' hours regulations.. You will need strong organisational skills and good geographical knowledge as well as excellent IT and communication skills. Candidates with a CPC or experience of using the TOPS planning system are encouraged to apply.

Job Offer

You will receive a competitive salary and benefits. Successful appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS check