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Night Shift Transport Planner

  • £23000 - £24000 per annum
  • Droitwich
  • Posted: 26/06/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 479100348

Job Details

The BJD Group has been engaged to find a Night Shift Transport Planner for a logistics services provider. Based in Droitwich the salary is up to £23,000.

The Company

Specialist logistics services provider with multiple locations and contracts across the UK. Their client base includes blue-chip companies

The Role

As Nights Transport Planner you will be responsible for managing the appropriate day to day driver and vehicle activity in line with contractual requirements. Coordinating and communicating the transport schedule to ensure the timely delivery of product in line with the demands of the customer and the available resources. The work schedule will be 4 days on and 4 days off.

Other responsibilities include:

• Implement and communicate scheduling plans, optimizing the resources to deliver an efficient and effective service to the customer

• Monitor performance closely to ensure deliveries are made in line with agreements.

• Ensure adherence to transport legislation, including, working time directive, drivers' hours and tachograph.

The Person

You must have previous logistics or transport planning experience in a busy traffic office and this will include route scheduling to achieve KPI's:

Strong communication and organisational skills are essential and this will be combined with strong IT skills and the ability to work in a ‘high pressure' environment.


Commutable from – Bromsgrove, Birmingham, Worcester, Kidderminster, Redditch, Evesham and surrounding areas.

Package and Prospects

A competitive salary of £23,000 (dependent on experience) is offered. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your transport planning skills in a well respected company.

As the leading Transport, Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing and Production recruitment specialist we provide a range of services tailored to deliver resourcing solutions to clients needs.

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