Transport Planner

Ellesmere Port
£25000 - £30000 per annum
21 Nov 2017
19 Dec 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
This employer is an internationally recognised FMCG Company. Innovation and Brands are at the heart of everything they do aligned with significant local and international growth.

This is an exciting opportunity to gain exposure in a company that has doubled its turnover in recent years.

Due to continued expansion the Company are seeking a Transport Planner located from their Ellesmere Port site.

The purpose of the role is to plan all outbound & inbound Logistics in the most efficient & cost effective manner. At all times providing a quality service to their customers whilst maintaining a 99% OTIF service level.

Main duties as follows:
- Assist with daily delivery schedule to meet service levels;
- Collation of loads for inbound & outbound distribution;
- Booking in collections & deliveries with customers;
- Calculating costs for agreed loads;
- Liaising with hauliers, suppliers & customers;
- Provide cost saving ideas/proposals;
- Advise customers with up to date information regarding delay & accurate ETA's;
- Printing orders & delivery notes that form part of "planned loads";
- Compilation of cost analysis on a monthly basis;
- Compilation of purchase order details for each haulage transaction.

Transport Planner - The Person:
- A minimum 3 years' experience in a similar role within a fast paced environment;
- Excellent communicator (verbal & written);
- Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail;
- Good analytical and numerical skills;
- Computer literate with strong capabilities in excel;
- Due to the location of the site own transport is essential.

The Transport Planner role is available for an immediate start. 40 Hours per week Monday to Friday.

This employer is an equal opportunities employer.

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