Transport Planner

Location
Tenterden, Kent
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
05 Apr 2018
Closes
03 May 2018
Ref
AJ/T1P
Contact
Amanda Jordan
Job Level
Administrator
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently working with a leading FMCG distribution company based near Tenterden, Kent.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking a Transport Planner to report directly into the Logistics Manager.

Responsibilities will include:

*Planning and routing of vehicles.
*Ensuring all appropriate documentation is in place - compliance and financial paperwork.
*Improving routes to maximise efficiencies.
*Scheduling of movements for customers.
*Communicating with drivers and customers.
*Internal admin and office support.
*Pro-actively resolve delays and concerns.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

*Ideally some experience with a Transport Planning role.
*Experience within a busy Transport office.
*Happy working within a demanding and ever-changing, fast paced environment.
*Good geographical knowledge.
*Proactive and dedicated, always looking to improve efficiencies.
*Happy communicating with drivers and customers.
*IT literate.
*Good communicator across all levels - internally and externally.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a "clean" copy in Word. Thank you.

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