Senior Transport Planner

13 January 20202020-01-13
Co Armagh, Northern Ireland

Senior Transport Planner

Portadown Area

Full-Time & Perm

£38,000-£40,000 + (depending on experience)

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Company Bio

A family owned transport business is expanding their transport team and as such, we have this exciting opportunity for an experienced Transport Planner to further their career within a reputable company.

This position will involve flexible working hours, and being available to rotate shifts if and when required.  It will involve some weekend work.  These hours must be suitable to any individual considering this position.

 

Role

Reporting to the transport manager the day to day role will involve:

 

  • Load building, may include groupage loads
  • Planning routes for driver including liaising with shipping companies
  • Being aware of scheduled maintenance & cleaning of vehicles
  • Administration in a TMS
  • Providing excellent customer service

               

Criteria

  • 3 years' experience in a similar position
  • Previous experience in using a TMS
  • Maths & English GCSE at Grade B and 3 other GCSE's at Grade C or above
  • Good geographical knowledge of UK and Ireland
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Full driving licence
  • Wilingl to work weekends on rota
  • It would be desirable to have a transport degree or similar & CPC qualification

 (Our client reserves the right to expand on the above criteria to facilitate shortlisting)

 

Salary & Benefits

  • Salary Negotiable
  • On site gym

 

 

Our client is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community