Transport Planner – West Suffolk - £35,000 pa
With its headquarters in West Suffolk, our client specialises in moving heavy plant and fabrications around Europe using an extensive range of modern, well-maintained vehicles and a fleet of low height flat, step-frames and low-loaders trailers. They have an immediate requirement for an experienced Transport Manager to join their small team comprising seventeen drivers and four office staff.
The successful applicant will be experienced in a very similar environment and used to working in a small team with no demarcation in terms of tasks to be performed. Teamworking is a prerequisite.
You will be expected to take control of your client’s transport requirements, and ensure that all the necessary paperwork, permits, customs entries and authorisations are in place to make delivery as seamless as possible.
The company operates a fleet of Scania and DAF tractor units which are inspected and maintained in their in-house workshop, run by a creative team of mechanics. A large number of parts for routine maintenance for its tractor units are stocked in-house as well as trailers built by Nooteboom, Broshuis and Royen.
With an attractive starting salary around £35,000 and excellent career prospects this role presents an excellent opportunity for an experienced Transport Manager who feels they can really contribute to the continued growth of a dynamic and progressive team.