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Our client is a privately owned international freight and Logistics Company and they are currently seeking a Transport Planning Supervisor to join their team based in South Kirkby, to ensure planned routes are in line with working time directive (WTD) and drivers’ hours.
As the Transport Planning Supervisor, you will be planning, directing, and controlling the activities of the transport fleet as well as assisting the Transport Planning Manager to ensure the department runs efficiently and monitoring the Transport Management software.
We are keen to speak with driven and self-motivated candidates who have previous experience in Transport planning, knowledge of Transport legislation and experience of leading a small team.
Shift pattern as below:
Week 1: 06.00 – 16.00, Week 2: 10.00 – 19.00, 5 days on, 2 days off, 5 days on, 3 days off.
Producing optimal transport plans and approving transport routes
Liaising with our depots and customers as required on deliveries and any issues
Producing cost efficient operational transport plans daily, using specific customer IT software
Providing a vital link between sales and operational teams
Ensuring the department provides a quality first class service to the customer though careful planning
Essential Skills and Experience:
Confident with MS Office
Knowledge of Mandata, Samsara, TruTac or similar systems
Excellent communication skills both verbal and face to face
In return, you will be offered a competitive salary, pension scheme and a discretionary Bonus.
Contact us today.
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