Nightshift Transport Planner

£22000 - £25000

Job Description


£22,000 - £25,000 – Immediate Start Available,

Previous Transport Planning experience required

Monday to Friday 16.00 – 2400hrs / 23.00 – 07.00hrs

Rotating shifts / Flexibility Required

We are recruiting for a NIGHTSHIFT TRANSPORT PLANNER to join a busy and fast paced International Freight Traffic & Transport environment, Planning & Routing UK Transport movement, from local collections and deliveries to nationwide trunking.

Hours of work Monday to Friday 4PM to Midnight / 11pm – 7.00am rotating shift, (flexibility required) and offering a salary of £22,000 to £25,000 per annum, plus 25 days holiday and excellent pension scheme.

The NIGHTSHIFT TRANSPORT PLANNER role will be responsible for handling day to day Transport operations;

  • Liaising with Drivers, Warehouse personnel and Customers
  • Arranging collections and deliveries
  • Routing vehicles & planning trailer loads
  • Making bookings with 3rd party Transport providers,
  • Updating the in-house Transport system,
  • Pre-advising of deliveries and rescheduling missed deliveries,
  • Briefing and debriefing drivers etc.
  • Chasing POD’s and raising/checking Manifests
  • Completing all Transport Administration and Transport Customer Service.

Offering an immediate start! We require a NIGHTSHIFT TRANSPORT PLANNER who has gained experience of working within Transport Planning & Transport operations, and possesses excellent communication and customer service skills.

** The successful candidate will need to pass a DBS criminal record check and have a 5 year checkable work history **