Transport Planner FTC

  • Ref: RWX12354
  • Industry: Maritime & Logistics
  • Categories: Transport
  • Location:
  • Salary:
  • Type: Contract

About the Role

An international shipping firm in Liverpool is looking for an experienced Transport Planner to join them on 12 month fixed term contract to cover maternity. This department exists to provide optimal inland solutions to support customers’ needs in a consistent, cost effective manner.

The company is offering an excellent salary and benefits package. The successful candidate will have previous Transport experience as well as evidence of the ability to work under pressure to work independently and as part of a team.

Daily Duties:

  • Dispatch all UK transport for Road/Rail and Feeder moves
  • Ensure maximum efficiency is gained from all transports
  • Establish optimum routings by cost effectiveness
  • Maintain and build strong relationships with both internal departments and customers
  • Ensure all additional costs are captured and reported to relevant department
  • Co-ordinate with Transport team to ensure any service issues are resolved
  • Liaise with import and export customer service groups

Essential Requirements:

  • Road freight knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Good attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Destin8 and CNS port community systems preferable

If you have all of the above requirements for the Transport Planner position, then please apply now using the link below.

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