Transport Planner

Recruiter
Luton Bennett Limited
Location
Devizes, Wiltshire, Melksham, Bath, Swindon, Andov
Salary
£25000 - £35000/annum + 23 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Transport Planner (Concrete/ Plant)

Devizes

Monday to Friday + Saturday Mornings

£25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays.

Transport Planner required for a growing family run business. This is a great opportunity to help manage a large team of drivers and work for a highly successful company.

The successful candidate will be an experienced transport manager from any industry including concrete, aggregate, recycling and other mobile plant. You will be a clear and confident communicator and be able to manage and schedule a team of circa 50 drivers.

Your role will be to manage the shipping of all materials. You will schedule the transport and manage distribution channels to ensure clients receive their orders on time. You will liaise with customers daily regarding their orders and ensure a high level of customer experience. You will manage a fleet of 40- 50 vehicles and work closely with the commercial and maintenance departments.

This role has recently come open due to promotion. The company are one of the biggest suppliers in the South West and are now expanding. They have recently opened a new site in the South due to continued success in their industry.

The Role:
* Manage day-to-day shipping of the haulage fleet.
* Manage a team of circa 50 drivers and ensure customers receive exceptional levels of service.
* Liaising with customers daily regarding their orders.
* Responsible for the successful shipping of all materials.

The Person:

* Experienced transport planner from any concrete/ aggregate/ recycling or plant background.
* Clear and confident communicator.
* Good people management skills.
* Used to working in fast paced environments