Transport Planner

Location UK / Ballymena Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1353245

 Job Description

Excellent Opportunity - Transport Planner

Your new company
Well established national transport company delivering goods across UK & Ireland

Your new role
Reporting to the Transport Manager you will be responsible for;

Dealing with drivers, planning issuing instructions
Liaising with shipping companies
Scheduling the servicing of vehicles and tankers with own and third party garages
Scheduling the cleaning of tankers at tank wash stations
Administration duties on Management Information System
Liaising with Customers to meet their requirements

Shifts:

Week 1 Mon – Fri 0700- 1530

Week 2 Mon – Fri 1100- 1900/Close of business

Week 3 Mon – Fri 0700- 1530

Week 4 Mon – Fri 1100 – 1900/ Close of business & Sat 0800 – 1200 (on call)

What you’ll need to succeed
The successful candidate will be or have:

  • Self-motivated with strong problem solving skills with the ability to perform in a dynamic & pressurised environment.
  • Previous experience in a similar role within the NI Logistics industry
  • Must be a Positive & Customer focused individual Understanding of added value and managing the change process
  • Good geographical knowledge of UK & Ireland
  • Strong communication skills
  • Efficient IT skills to include Excel
  • Flexible approach to working hours with the ability to work within a shift pattern
  • Ability to work as part of a team

What you’ll get in return
You will be joining a truly excellent firm and will receive a very competitive salary along with real progression prospects and relevant associated benefits. This is truly a unique opportunity within the NI Transport industry in which you will enjoy the perfect balance of a fast – paced environment, working with prestigious clients and developing your career.

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C’s, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk