Fit Out UK are a leading interior fit out contractor and relocation services provider working in the Retail, Leisure, Commercial & Residential Sectors.
We are looking for a Transport planner to join the Logistics team based in North West London to help ensure projects are planned and managed with the highest degree of productiveness.
Duties include managing all aspects of the route planning function to ensure deliveries are planned efficiently and delivered within a timely manner.
The role holder will ensure that all routing is cost effective allowing for the best fuel efficiency. You will liaise with project managers to fully understand the scope of requirements and produce cost efficient transport plans for approval.
As Transport Planner you will be expected to ensure maximum vehicle utilisation, you will also be required to plan and route back loads.
The role involves monitoring the transport management software and driver's performance through the vehicle tracking systems.
You will deliver a quality timely service whilst being complaint with the regulations.
Key Skills and Requirements
As a Transport Planner, you will have excellent communication skills both written and verbal, very strong Microsoft office skills, be self-motivated, flexible, with the ability to work accurately on an independent basis always giving attention to detail.
A minimum of 2 years previous transport experience at this level with an understanding of compliance within the transport industry is essential. Having experience of working within the construction industry is advantageous.
The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and work ethic with the ability to develop ongoing relationships
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