Transport Planner

04 May 20212021-05-04
Worksop, South Yorkshire

Experienced Transport Planner required for a rapidly expanding business based in Worksop. 

Duties to include:

  • Schedule and book daily transport.
  • Source the best priced transport from subcontract hauliers, with reliability and quality service in mind.
  • Request the correct equipment according to customers’ demands (size of vehicle, special modifications)
  • Monitor and report on subcontractors’ performances.
  • Monitor and report on OTIF / KPI’s
  • Seek opportunities for new and existing customers.
  • Process and follow up on any queries and request claims in a timely manner.
  • Maintain excellent internal and external relations.
  • Make sure all data entry is 100% accurate and compliant.
  • Manage POD accounting and source when required.
  • Other ad hoc duties as required. 

This search is not limited to any industry. Previous Transport Planning and dealing with sub-contractors is key to this recruitment:  

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential. 
  • Good IT skills are required including working knowledge of Excel.
  • You must be self-motivated and highly organised with the ability to work under pressure in an ever changing environment.  

Key attractions for potential candidates are a competitive salary, opportunity to progress within the business plus additional employee benefits.