Transport Planner - 1383562

Trafford Park, Greater Manchester Permanent / Full Time 

Supply Chain & Logistics
£26000 - £29000

Transport Planner – Supply Chain & Logistics – Trafford Park - Up to £29,000  
About the Company    
Our client is currently looking for an experienced Transport Planner to work at their Trafford Park base as part of their UK – Ireland supply chain service. This is a great opportunity to work with an established International Freight operator with over 50 years of haulage experience. If you have a proven track record of planning safe and efficient cargo transportation with a focus on International Freight Forwarding and are a great communicator, we would like to hear from you.  
Transport Planner – The Rewards

  • Salary £26,000 - £29,000
  • 0500 – 13300/1230 – 2100 alternate weeks
  • Additional Saturday AM on rota 
Transport Planner – Requirements 
  • 2 years of related work experience
  • Transport CPC or relevant trade qualification (desirable)
  • Forwarding qualification (desirable)
  • Strong computer, administration, literacy and numeracy skills (essential)
  • 4 GCSEs or equivalent 
Transport Planner – Responsibilities 
  • Route and plan own equipment (double decks, curtain side trailers) and external sub-contactors UK wide
  • Communicate effectively in a professional manner with customers, suppliers and stakeholders to ensure their requirements are fulfilled in line with booked instructions
  • Arrange with approved hauliers transport of cargo, confirm availability of equipment and agree prices where no tariff exists, to maximise cost effectiveness
  • Liaise closely with UK wide transport team and external partners
  • Maintain awareness of and follow transport regulations, where relevant to conform to all statutory requirements, customers clearance and HMRC requirements
  • Prepare correct documentation to the warehouse/haulage departments for loading/offloading cargo to vehicles, in a timely manner ensuring all hazardous requirements are met
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