Transport Planner

Role: Transport Planner

Location: Wigan

Salary: £26,000- £28,000 per annum - plus allowances & benefits.

A Transport Planner is needed to join a busy team, planning final mile deliveries to customers’ homes and LGV movements across the UK.

This role would suit an FLM/Clerk/Driver looking to advance their business knowledge/skills.

Full training on planning systems will be provided.


 Duties:

·Routing of vehicles to meet customer requirements, legal compliance and organisational KPI’s

·Planning, inter-depot movements, collections and orders

·Updating transport systems accurately and in real time as and when changes occur

·Responding to internal enquiries regarding route capacity to ensure customer requirements are fulfilled.

 

Shifts:

40 hrs per week: PM shifts (12:30 – 23:00) on a 4/7 rota.

There may be some requirement for day shift cover.

 

Requirements:

*Good knowledge of transport and warehouse operations

* A minimum of 2 years working in transport operations
•Working knowledge of legal compliance regarding transport (working hours etc.)
•Good communication skills
•Good Excel skills and/or knowledge

 

· up to £28,000 per annum  - DOE

·10% shift allowance (for working the PM shift)

·16 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays

· Pension scheme

 

If you feel you are qualified for this role please email your CV to  cv@hireaperson.com

We look forward to hearing from you.