Regional Transport Planner- Timber-Timber Products (3892)

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Job Detail

  • Consultant Fiona Hamilton
  • Type Full time
  • Product Sector Timber Merchants
  • Vacancy id 3892
  • Salary Details Competitive Remuneration Package

Job Description

Our client is a leading Timber Importer & Distributor of Timber, and Timber Products. Due to growth & expansion they are seeking a Regional Transport Planner, to lead their Transport Division and be responsible for all aspects of the transport for the Depot.

Reporting to: Depot Director

You will be responsible for managing the execution, direction and coordination of all transportation matters within the organization. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Effective & efficient organization of the daily routing, ensuring best utilization of the company delivery vehicles.
  • To liaise with the drivers regarding any issues.
  • Updating the relevant IT systems
  • Ensure drivers carry out all vehicle checks, and report and organize any issues that arise.
  • To deal with all customer queries regarding delivery times and any other issues.
  • Follow company procedures regarding H & S, and also with reporting incidents and accidents.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

  • Experience in the transport or logistics field, with a competent working knowledge of London, East Anglia and the South East
  • Knowledge of Regional & Local haulage companies
  • Excellent administration & organizational skills
  • IT literate , and experience of Excel
  • Effective communication skills
  • Self motivated and focused with the ability to work with the minimum of supervision.
  • Confident and professional telephone manner
  • Excellent customer service skills

 

 

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