Transport Planner

Job Description

We are professional, agile, creative, and our goal is to Build a customer contract database book in order to transact directly with companies and pivot away from incumbent portals..

Our work environment includes:

  • Modern office setting
  • Food provided
  • Growth opportunities

**Overview:** We are currently seeking a detail-oriented Transport Planner to join our team. The Transport Planner will be responsible for coordinating and optimizing transportation activities to ensure efficient delivery of goods. **Duties:** - Plan and schedule transportation routes for the timely delivery of goods - Coordinate with drivers, suppliers, and customers to ensure smooth operations - Monitor transportation costs and negotiate contracts with carriers - Utilize transportation management systems to track shipments and update information - Address any delays or issues in the transportation process promptly - Ensure compliance with transportation regulations and safety standards **Experience:** - Previous experience in transport planning or logistics is preferred - Strong customer service skills to interact effectively with drivers, suppliers, and customers - Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, especially Word and Excel - Knowledge of transportation management systems and logistics software - Excellent computer literacy to manage data efficiently If you have a passion for logistics, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, and possess the necessary skills, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: £27,715.00-£28,778.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Commission pay
  • Performance bonus
  • Tips
  • Yearly bonus

Location: NN7 -Northampton