Transport Planner / Route Planner

Job Title: Transport Planner / Route Planner
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Portsmouth
Reference: 1004542
Contact Name: fran curtis
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2021 16:16

Job Description

Transport Planner/ Route Planner

Salary; up to £31000

Hours of work: You will be required to work a shift pattern (on a three-week rota 
Shift one – 4am - 12 noon 
Shift two -6am to 4pm – 8am until finish (approximately 6pm)
Shift three - 8am until finish (approximately 6pm)
you will be required to work one in three weekends on a Saturday morning and all day on a Sunday (time and a half will be paid for this )

Dynamite recruitment is proud to be working in partnership with one of the most successful Transport companies based in the Hampshire area 

Our client is an award-winning business who transport goods across the Uk and to specialist area’s of the world Due to huge success and changes within the business our client has grown considerably throughout the pandemic and are now looking to expand their Transport and Logistics team

As a Transport Planner, you will be responsible for
  • Working under pressure within a busy transport office
  • Managing the transportation of overseas trailers- tracking of goods
  • Route and load planning, scheduling drivers routes
  • Client liaison- ensuring that the customer’s request are met and updates should any issues arise
  • Driver liaison- liaising regularly with the drivers to ensure the smooth delivery of goods within agreed time frames , managing any issues that arise
  • Looking after Taccos
  • Administration to ensure accurate information
The ideal candidate
  • Will have worked within Transport planning/ Routing previously- 1 year and above
  • Will have excellent communications skills
  • Will be very organised
  • Will have good administration skills and experience
  • Will have good geography 
  • Will be flexible and adaptable to change
To be considered please submit your CV Immediately