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Transport Planner

Location
Bristol, Somerset
Salary
£26,000 to £28,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
8 Sep 2022

Our client is an established nationwide distributor to the construction industry. Due to internal progression, they are now looking to appoint a new Transport Planner to their Hub in Bristol. The focus of this role is to effectively plan the daily workload of the fleet from the regional hub and spokes across a regional network ensuring all delivery schedules are met within agreed SLAs to a high degree of customer service and are legally compliant.

Responsibilities

Compliance - Ensure drivers are working to legal working hours regulations and the fleet is run in line with current road transport regulations including service inspections, MOT's

Route Planning - Driver allocation, ensuring timely deliveries, and keeping transport costs to a minimum

Working closely with the Transport Manager and Senior Transport Planner to implement driver development and training programs

Generate an efficient daily delivery plan for each driver with expected routes and schedules to follow

The Candidate:

  • Communication is key in this role so excellent relationship development skills are essential
  • Knowledge of transport and planning
  • Knowledge of construction industry products would be very beneficial
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Can demonstrate an understanding of regulations relating to transport and drivers

Benefits

  • £26k - £28k
  • Pension
  • Other benefits

Please apply with a full cv to our Cardiff office.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 707319096-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Berry Recruitment
    Berry Recruitment
  • Location: Bristol, Somerset
  • Salary: £26,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent