Transport Planner Trainee

Based inPaisley

Published29th April 2021

SalaryTBC

CategoryTransport Management / Admin

Reference107403

Stafffinders are currently recruiting for a Transport Planner Trainee to join our industry-leading, global logistics client based in Renfrewshire. This is an excellent opportunity for a bright, ambitious individual looking to grow and develop a successful career within Freight Forwarding.

You will be supporting the existing planning team to help produce optimal transport plans and route allocation in terms of timings and cost. This role encompasses various elements and will require the individual to have a strong passion for customer service, excellent administration ability and IT literate.

 

The day to day:

  • Route plan vehicles
  • Maximise route/vehicle usage to ensure cost-efficiency
  • Using an in-house computer system to confirm with customers and produce delivery schedules for drivers
  • Liaise with customers to advise of any delays
  • General administration

 

The successful candidate:

  • Educated to degree or HND level in a related subject (desirable)  
  • Good attention to detail
  • Have excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Be able to work under pressure
  • Have excellent computer skills

We are particularly interested in speaking with applicants who have some knowledge of Transport, Supply Chain, Distribution and/or Transport either through work experience or education.

Schedule:

  • Full time, permanent contract
  • Salary is competitive (doe)

 

If this role is of interest to you, please get in touch by submitting your CV today.

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