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Transport Planner

Transport Planner

in Shipping & Logistics Permanent
  • Ipswich
  • V/11086
  • Negotiable
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Job Description

Time Appointments are recruiting for a Transport Planner on behalf of a global logistics provider based in Ipswich.

 

Our client is continually looking to expand and grow their UK Transport Operations and the successful candidate will be a part of a highly experienced department who specialise in providing global supply chain solutions and every aspect of their clients’ cargo needs.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and organise the delivery of goods to customers
  • Produce loading and delivery schedules to ensure effective delivery and collection of goods
  • Organise the vehicle fleet maintenance and inspection requirements
  • Manage driver sickness and holidays ensuring adequate cover
  • Using internal software to input bookings and liaise with transport team
  • Work with the Transport team to ensure customers are kept up to date with delivery times
  • Knowledge of safety and legal compliance

 

Skills & Experience:

  • Experience working within the transport and logistics industry will be a distinct advantage
  • Strong levels of communication with clients and suppliers internal and external to ensure
  • Seamless transport services
  • Ability to problem solve and think outside of the box to find solutions
  • Good understanding of Port systems and operations
  • Experience of using Destin8.
  • Understanding of AEO Procedures
  • High level customer service skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong geographical knowledge
  • Ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-motivation, being able to prioritise work and meet deadlines as well as an excellent
  • telephone manner
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

 

If you like the idea of working for a successful company with continuous drive and ambition to provide excellent customer care and quality service, please contact us today!

(V/11086)

Required skills

Time Appointments situated at 6-8 Museum Street, Ipswich, is recognised as a market leading recruitment consultancy in the East of England. Providing quality recruitment solutions to; Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, and London.

Successfully placing outstanding candidates into permanent Insurance, Sales, Office, Finance, Shipping & Logistics, Legal and IT roles since 2006. Time also offers Temporary and Contract opportunities.

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Time Appointments
2nd Floor
6-8 Museum Street
Ipswich, Suffolk
IP1 1HT

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