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Transport Planning Manager

Job Title: Transport Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dartford, Kent
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Contact Name: Kirk Evans
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Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Transport Planning Manager
£30,000 - £35,000

Role Profile
Our client, who is a leading General Haulage business, is looking to recruit an experienced and dynamic Transport Planner to join their already successful team. Working in a busy transport office, you will be required to have excellent communication skills and the ability to manage a large team of drivers on a day to day basis, as well as prioritising workload and control the day-to-day route planning to meet the department's objectives;

* Day to day route planning and scheduling.
* Ensure vehicle utilisation is within budgetary targets
* Develop effective working relationships with customers and clients.
* Ensure scheduling compliance with current vehicle and tachograph legislation
* Initiating and implementing new initiatives for continuous improvements to both operational and service processes.
* All transport administration.

Days of work are Monday to Friday but flexibility is required.

Skills & Experience
You will be a proven Transport Planner with experience of FMCG Distribution. You will have a keen eye for detail, be highly analytical, and confident in working with figures. You must have experience in using Mandata.

Client information
Our client is one of the UK's leading General Haulage business.

£30,000 - £35,000 + Benefits