Job Description

Transport Planner
25,000 - 30,000
Mon - Fri 7.30am to 5.30pm

We are looking for an experienced Transport Planner to join our clients team

Daily duties and responsibilities

Route planning of HGV's
Manually planning routes
Managing drivers
Coordination of goods in and out
Being Responsible for all operational UK Transport from site
Excellent geographical and logistical knowledge and experience
Previous experience of planning and routing vehicles
Dealing with invoices, queries, claims, check costs in accordance with departmental requirements
Planning collection or deliveries to meet the customers or their customers needs
Liaise with other DSV offices in the UK and abroad
Prepare correct documentation and instruct the UK warehouses to load/ of load cargo to vehicles
Communicate with drivers and suppliers


Very good communication skills
Manual Planning
Excellent geographical knowledge is essential
The applicant must have good financial awareness, organised and punctual, good knowledge of the road freight industry
Ability to build positive working relations with customers and suppliers
Very good knowledge of Excel
The person needs to be able to work under pressure within a busy transport office.
Experience in an operational role in a logistics or haulage business.
In return

Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.