Transport Planner


Due to recent acquisition an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Transport Planner to join a well known and well respected Logistics business at their depot in Peterborough. The company have been operating for over 100 years and grown steadily throughout that time. The company offer a range of logistics solutions and this recently acquired further diversifies that range of services. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that has been recently acquired and will be undergoing some exciting changes.

Salary £27,000 - £30,000

Hours 48 Hours worked weekly possible 4 on 4 of shift pattern TBC

Duties Include

  • Controlling and routing of around 90 trucks around the UK
  • Meeting Service level agreements
  • Ensuring all appropriate Documentation accounted for
  • Schedule of movements for customers
  • Distribution of cargo
  • Route planning
  • Communicating with drivers, sub-contractors and customers
  • Negotiate rates, maximising profitability
  • Liaise with customers
  • Resolve delays and concerns

Skills Required

  • Transport Experience
  • Ambient
  • Good Geographical Knowledge
  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Ambient Load experience advantageous
  • IT literate

This is fantastic opportunity to join accompany undergoing an exciting period of change. TSR are acting as an employment agency if you do not hear back within 7 days your application has been unsuccessful but your details will remain on file and we will contact you with relevant future opportunities.