UK Transport Planner

£21000 - £25000

Job Description


£21,000 to £25,000

Salary Depending on Transport Planning experience

Based in Burton Upon Trent (DE14)

We are seeking a UK TRANSPORT PLANNER who has gained experience working in Transport Operations, Logistics, Transport Planning/Routing and arranging collections and deliveries throughout the UK using their own fleet or via 3rd party haulage providers.

The role of UK TRANSPORT PLANNER will be working in a busy fast paced Transport department and specialising in the planning and moving of UK Waste & Recyclable products, using Bulk tippers and Walking-Floors etc.

The duties of the role will include;

  • Receiving and processing the orders from the customer into the Operational system
  • Selecting the most appropriate Hauliers for each order and destination
  • Making bookings with  designated hauliers
  • Arranging deliveries to the final destination in the agreed time scales, costs etc
  • Communicating in a professional manner the time schedule for all loads
  • Reporting any issues, and responding to queries
  • Updating the operational system with the transport status
  • Answering all transport queries and enquiries.

This role of UK TRANSPORT PLANNER requires a candidate with Transport Operations experience as well as excellent communication and customer service and a candidate who is confident, friendly and outgoing and who is able to multitask.