CAREERS

Transport Planner

Chester / Full-Time / Circa £25k

25 days holiday plus bank holidays, Company Pension Scheme, Staff Discount Platform, Wellbeing Programmes.

Overview

Due to the increase in demand from new customers, we are now seeking a Transport Planner to take a leading role in overseeing our vehicle transport bookings across our UK sites.

This is a brilliant opportunity for somebody who has previous experience in a similar role and can demonstrate their knowledge of systems and external transport providers.

This role would suit somebody who is seeking a challenging and rewarding career opportunity.

Based at our Chester site, you will work with other key staff in all our locations.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Utilise our network of resources to deliver the most effective method of scheduling inbound and outbound bookings to move vehicles across our UK sites.
  • Assist with the setting up of the transport and supplier management system implementation.
  • Help develop our process to provide a quality service to our customers.
  • Maintain key relationships with external transport providers.
  • Ensure deliveries and collections are documented and controlled in a professional and accurate manner.
  • Handle the administration and invoicing process using our inhouse system.
  • Work closely with the Operations Teams to handle all customer enquiries.
  • Provide excellent communication to our customers and providers.
  • Manage SLA reporting
  • Assist with the setting up of the transport and supplier management system implementation.
  • Train other members of staff where required

Must haves

  • Must have previous experience in a Transport and Logistics role.
  • Demonstrate experience and knowledge of external vehicle movers.
  • A background in vehicle auctions would be a distinct advantage.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills and a professional manner.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must have proficient IT skills.

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