Senior Transport Planner

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Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire | Ref: BBBH26299

£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits

Senior Transport Planner
Stoke On Trent
£30,00 - £40,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

Our client is a leading provider of road transport distribution services to customers throughout the UK, they are looking for an experienced senior transport planner based out of there operation in Stoke. You will work Monday -Friday from 8:00 - 18:00 with flexibility required in line with business needs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning and efficient routing of work for a fleet of articulated and rigid curtain-sided vehicles and their drivers
  • Sourcing of backloads, to meet customer requirements and maximise potential vehicle earnings.
  • Dealing with incoming enquires across various channels including email, telephone and customer portal
  • Driver management ensuring efficiency and legal compliance
  • Co-ordination of warehousing staff to plan and execute outbound operation
  • Daily use of Stirling Traffic Management to ensure services met customer expectations

Skills, Experience & Personal Attributes

  • Proven planning experience, ideally in a General Haulage
  • A 'hands-on' approach to planning and executing deliveries
  • Strong communication skills across both internal and external stakeholders
  • Work well under pressure
  • Experience using various TMS, ideally Stirling
  • Strong geographical knowledge
  • CPC Qualification is desirable but not essential

Client information
Our client is an established business based in Stoke-On-Trent

£30,000- £40,000 + Benefits

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