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: December 21, 2020 15:31

Job Description

Transport Planner/ Route Planner

Salary ; £23000 - £27000 per annum with an opportunity for this to increase after a 6 month probation to £30K

Hours of work: You will be required to work a shift pattern Shift one – 6am to 4pm Monday to Friday Shift two – 8am until finish (approximately 6pm) You will be required to work alternative Saturday or Sunday mornings between 6am and 10pm

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 have 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 are 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
  • 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