Position Transport Planner
Location Milton Keynes
Salary c£24K-£29K plus pension and optical/dental plan
Ref IE 54957
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Transport Planner to join an established and successful family run transport and distribution business on a full time basis at their Milton Keynes site. The company has been established for over 40 years, has experienced year on year growth and is keen to hear from talented individuals who are looking to make a mark within the business.
Key to your success as Transport Planner will be your ability to manage the efficient delivery schedules and routing plans on a multi-drop basis for a fleet of vehicles in the most efficient manner possible, also taking into consideration back haulage and reverse logistics. Experience of routing/planning software will be an advantage although not essential.
Equally important is your ability to engage with all internal and external customers in a friendly and professional manner to ensure a lasting, positive impression of the delivery service and this will include clear communication with drivers on a regular basis and members of the admin team. There will be a requirement for completion of some administrative functions, so strong organisational and communication skills will be a definite requirement.
As an individual, attention to detail and a pro-active nature with an ability to use your initiative will be required.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business and to really put a stamp on shaping their on-going success. Send your CV for immediate consideration!
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.