Job Description

Job Description - Transport Planner 23,000-26,000

We currently have the following position available to work in our fast paced logistics operation where we collect, store, cross dock and distribute fresh fruit and vegetables, based in Honeybourne near Evesham.

Due to our rural location you need to be within a 20 mile radius of Honeybourne, Evesham.

This role would suit a candidate who has experience in an logistics office / transport planning environment looking to develop their career into chilled logistics.

Transport Planner - Experience in a logistics office / Transport Planning is essential.

Shift Pattern -
Week 1 - Monday to Thursday 11am - 19.00pm, Friday 09.00am -19.00pm Saturday and Sunday 09.00am to 16.00pm
Week - 2 Monday to Thursday 06.00am - 14.00pm, Saturday, Sunday, Monday off. 11 on 3 off Shift.

The candidate will shadow one of our senior planners to learn on the job which will involve, planning of routes, traffic management, collections of customers goods, driver compliance, communicating with drivers and customers. Data inputting will also be required for our bespoke inhouse order system. An eye for detail, outgoing personality. communication skills, and good listening skills are essential.
The candidate must have a minimum of
• 5 GCSE's at grade C and above including Maths and English
• BTEC National Diploma or 2 A Levels.
• Office 365, MS word and Excel competent including formulas.
• Good Geographical Knowledge

This is a fast paced and constantly changing environment. The candidate must be outgoing, physically fit, think on their feet, a problem solver with excellent communication skills,
Applicants without the required qualifications or experience of working in logistics will be automatically disregarded.

Benefits:
• Casual dress
• Private medical/dental insurance
• Pension