Transport Planner

Location: Droitwich
Salary: 26000
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gap professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client who are looking for a ‘Transport Planner’ on a permanent basis.

Job: Permanent
Location: Droitwich
Hours of work: 4 on/ 4 off shift pattern Days (6am – 6pm)
Salary: £26,000


To take responsibility for the timely traffic panning of routes and scheduling delivery times to ensure that the customer receives a first class service in a cost effective way.

Key Responsibilities:

• Carry out tasks largely unsupervised to cost and quality standards
• Plan ahead – tasks and resources
• Liaise with internal/external customers to resolve problems
• Collect, analyse and distribute information/data
• Provide professional/specialist advice both internally and externally
• Developing relationships with external customer
• Specify and ensure levels of support service are in place
• Prioritise and co-ordinate workloads


• Completion of tasks to time and quality standards
• No customer complaints
• Working to budgets
• Successful working partnerships with customers, internal and external
• Delivering the right advice in a timely manner
• Achieving respect of others about your competence
• Practising safe working procedures

Specific Qualifications/Job Training:

GCSE/NVQ standard. Experience of working at a similar level
CPC Holder (National / International)

Specific Experience:

Traffic management
Dealing with VOSA Compliance
Problem solving/logical thinking
Working unsupervised, continually managing time and prioritising work to meet tight deadlines.

Specific Skills (4)
Computer skills – Stirling (training with be provided), Excel
Good communication skills, interaction at all levels internal an external.
Geographical knowledge
Team player with a flexible Can Do Attitude

Company/Industry Knowledge:

Distribution/Logistics/Supply Chain Environment
4 on / 4 off shift pattern days (6am – 6pm)
Salary £26,000
20 days holiday with includes Statutory Bank Holidays
Nest Pension Scheme
Company Workwear

Closing date is 7th June 2019

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV.