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Transport Planner

EDEN FARM

County Durham

Permanent

£28167/annum

SR82HY

Posted: 22/11/2022

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Do you have experience working as a Transport Planner?

Eden Farm Hulleys, owned by The Kitwave Group have an exciting opportunity at their Peterlee Head office for an experienced member to join the National Planning Team.

The role will include providing centrally scheduled routes for our National Frozen and Chilled Food Distribution business.

Responsibilities

* Produce cost effective daily transport schedules

* Direct resources to provide the optimum service

* Maintain and manage the scheduling data

* Update reports and KPIs

* Build relationships within the business

* Analyse the network and implement change

* Provide analytical data/reports

As a Transport Planner, you will be an important member of the Transport Planning and Modelling team in Peterlee. You will assist with the specification and management of transport planning projects and programmes, providing advice and support to junior staff and assist in the development of business opportunities.

An Ideal Candidate

· Have 12 months experience in a similar role (Desirable)

· Confident using Transport Management Systems (Ideally Paragon)

· Ability to work effectively as a member of a small team

· Ability to work under pressure

· Ability to quickly assess and process large volumes of data, with an aptitude for fitting things together visually and numerically

· Previous experience of networked environments and routing software

· Previous experience of home delivery networks

· Excellent geographical knowledge of the UK.

· Financial acumen

· An understanding of vehicle compliance and driver’s hours (advantageous)

· Great People skills

This is an incredible opportunity for a candidate to join an extremely well-established business during an exciting time of growth.

If you eager to manage tasks and projects and develop your skills in this field please get in touch with Mav

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