Transport Planner

My client is recruiting for a Transport Planner to join their fast growing organisation in the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain sector in Derbyshire.

Client Details

My client focuses on distributing food materials nationally across the country. Based in Derbyshire, the company has report large scale grow in both revenue and profits over the last half-decade. They are now looking to expand their operation and bring on board like-minded individuals.


The successful Transport Planner will report directly into the Head of Logistics and will be responsible for the following areas:

Liaising directly with 3rd party transport suppliers
Assist in negotiating rates with both customers and transport providers
Focus on providing efficiency's within the transport network, in order to maximise profits
Aim to plan for around 150 loads of materials each week
Successfully plan a large national transport network
Process orders planned by Sales Representatives
Aim to plan loads in the most profitable way, but driving efficiency's.Profile

The ideal candidate for my clients Transport Planner vacancy will desirable have the following skills set:

Ideally a degree level of education, or equivalent.
Experience planning transport networks with over 100 movements per-week.
Ability to commute within the wider Derbyshire area.
Experience of working to deadlines in a time-critical logistics environment
A drive to succeed and better targetsJob Offer

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom, gb
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