Transport Planner


Due to recent acquisition an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Transport Planner to join a well known and well respected Container Transport company in Felixstowe. The company have been operating for nearly 50 years grown steadily throughout that time. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that has been recently acquired and will is undergoing an exciting period of growth.

Salary £25,000 - £30,000

Hours 8am - 6pm - Monday to Friday

Duties Include

  • Controlling and routing 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
  • Container Transport experience advantageous
  • 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.