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Transport Planning Manager

Job Title: Transport Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: George Collier
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Transport Planning Manager

£30,000 - £35,000

Role Profile
Cast UK are recruiting for a Transport Planning Manager based in Bedford on behalf of one our clients who are an instantly recognisable name in their sector. Reporting directly into the Operations and Planning Manager you will be responsible for leading a planning team helping to deliver resource and transport plans for a number of key clients. You will be required to work with key stakeholders within the business to improve existing solutions and support the development and introduction of new business.

Skills and Experiences

Successful applicants will have a history manging and developing teams of people in a high pressure environment. You will also have a thorough understanding of planning on a European level. In addition to this you must have excellent organisation skills with a proven track record of implementing planning improvements. Other skills required:

  • Develop and grow profitable business within the current customer base
  • Deliver cross training plans across the planning team
  • Stand in for the Operations and Planning Manager in their absence
  • Manage multiple projects with the effective planning of staff and resources
  • Promotion of 'best practice'
  • Highly IT literate
  • A knowledge of route planning software (ideal but not essential)

Our Client
Our client is a long standing and instantly recognisable name with their sector who offer genuine opportunities for growth

£30,000 - £35,000

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit