Job Description

Our client are a long established, family owned, freight transport company, based in the Heathrow area.

They provide a range of freight transport services, across the U.K. to a varied range of world leading customers.

Investment in our fleet, the use of technology, our training academy and our continual learning, helps us to provide logistics solutions to our customers.

We are currently looking for an experienced Transport Planner to join our Team.

The position
Day to day planning of vehicles
Assigning appropriate vehicle and trained driver to task
Arranging time critical shipments
Creating and providing customer quotations
Interaction with customers
Management of GDP practice
Managing Quality Management System
Working with the sales team
Interaction with customers and drivers
Work well under pressure and handle issues as they arise
Knowledge on invoicing
Understanding of vehicle maintenance

Preferred Qualifications
Driving licence
Fork lift truck License
Scissor lift license
Level CO & COS qualified
Fire & Safety certificate
Manual handling certificate
First Aid qualified

Hours off Work - Shift patterns
Week 1 (07:30 - 16:00) Mon - Fri
Week 2 (09:30 - 19:30) Mon - Fri
Week 3 (11:00 - 19:30 ) Mon - Fri with being on call Through the week and over the weekend
Week 4 Once on call week has been completed you would be back onto Week 1 shift

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.