Transport Planning Support

£20810 - £26010 + £20,810-£26,010

Job Description

Job Title: Transport Planning Support

Salary: £20,810-£26,010

Location: Bolton (BL5)


Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Transport Team, who will be based in our Bolton depot.

You will assist the Network Planning Manager and Transport Planning team in Planning tasks and activities to include HGV and Van plans for collections and deliveries, reporting on performance and general communications with internal and external colleagues.

The role will also support Transport Systems management, data input, maintenance and general system housekeeping. This role requires the ability to multi-task and switch priorities on workload based on the requirement set out by the planners.

Key duties for this role are:

  • Demonstrate a keenness to quickly gain knowledge of business processes and procedures.
  • Strong listening and communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of geographical locations and UK road networks.
  • Proactive with strong self-motivational skills and be able to demonstrate the ability to progress tasks to completion.
  • Able to command and maintain respect and credibility in a demanding environment.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Prompt and responsive to reasonable requests by senior management or stakeholders across the business.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Well-developed analytical, organisation and planning skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers, and clients.

Transport Planning Support | Planning | Transport | Logistics | Communication | IT Literate | Excel | Data Entry | Administration | Admin


Required Skills

2 – 3 Years’ of relevant experience in a transport/logistics environment.