Transport Planner - Heywood

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Transport, Logistics
North West
£23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£23000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits: Temporary to Permanent Opportunity!
Nexus People
Job Ref:

Transport Planner - Heywood - Up to £25k per annum (DOE)

Nexus People are looking for a Transport Planner in Heywood to work for one of the UK'sUK's leading choice in cost-effective, innovative and effective supply chain solutions for ambient and temperature controlled produce.

The salary for this role starts at £23,000 a year, and ranges up to £25,000 a year dependant on the experience of the applicant. You will be based in an open plan office, so someone with experience and an understanding of the ettiquette of office working would be beneficial. 

About the Job…     

- Working within a busy transport office
- Planning multi customer operation 
- Day 1 for day 2 dynamic route planning 
- Use of in-house planning tool 
- Resourcing up to 100 loads per day 
- Allocation of work to agency and full time colleagues 
- Allocation of subcontractors as and when required   
- Maintaining control of the haulage fleet
- Customer Service Focus
- Cost Monitoring

Shift times & working hours…

- Tuesday to Saturday
- 06:00 - 16:00

Why should you work for Nexus People?

- Auto-Pension Scheme
- Employment & Mortgage References
- Paid holidays (Accrue up to 28 days a year!)
- Weekly Pay (Every Friday)
- Free onsite carparking
- 24 hour support from the Nexus People team
- Temporary to Permanent Opportunity after 12 weeks

What do we need from you?

- Knowledge of TMS would be an advantage 
- You should be able to work under your own initiative, or as part of a busy transport team
- A standard UK driving licence would be beneficial 
- You will be able to demonstrate a 5 year employment history (2 years references required)
- You will need to have excellent communication skills
- You will have a friendly and outgoing personality
- You will have the confidence to work in a busy transport office amongst the hustle and bustle of drivers in and out
- You will possess the ability to remain calm under pressure and at busy times

There are hundreds of recruitment agencies out there, all selling you the next big opportunity. 

Making sure we connect you with the right opportunity is what is really important to us. 

Click “apply” today and our recruitment team will be in touch with you as soon as possible!

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Please be aware, Nexus People do NOT charge any fees for arranging work for you - if anyone asks you for money to organise an interview or assessment, please contact our HR team immediately

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Contact Details:
Nexus People
Tel: 0330 20 20 121
Contact: Nexus People

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