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Transport Planner

Location: Reading

Reference: JY-TP-RD_1637667513

Package: Up to £34478 per annum + Excellent benefits


Transport Planner, Reading

Resolve Recruitment Services are working with a leading wholesale food service supplier in the UK Due to growth, our client are recruiting for a talented Transport Planner to join their Reading depot to help keep their network running efficiently.

The role:

  • Day to day route planning and scheduling - achieve set KPI targets
  • Ensure vehicle utilization within budgetary targets to achieve set service levels.
  • Provide reports to meet deadlines
  • Driver/Telesales/Sales liaison
  • Customer service
  • Ensure scheduling compliance with current vehicle and tachograph legislation
  • Compliance with Health & Safety and Hygiene legislation
  • Hours: Sunday to Thursday 0900-1830 - flexibility will be required to work Fridays on an ad hoc basis

The person:

  • Route planning experience, preferably within a multi drop delivery business
  • Excellent administration and communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure with conflicting deadlines
  • Experience using Transport management planning systems and implementation of those systems
  • Proficient computer skills - Word & Excel
  • Knowledge of driver working time directive regulations
  • Good geographical knowledge of London and the surrounding areas (radius 50 miles) preferable

The package:

  • Competitive basic salary of £34,478 per annum
  • Excellent benefits
  • Huge discount on all sorts of lovely food and award-winning products
  • Generous holiday allowance, with option to purchase more
  • Recognition awards and Incentives
  • Pension
  • Ongoing career development, support and progression

For more information on this exciting and rewarding Transport Planner career please APPLY BELOW.

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