Transport Planner / Administrator

  • Location
    Loughborough, Leicestershire
  • Category
    Transport and Logistics - Transport Planner
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £30,000.00/Year
  • OrganizationType
    Office

We are recruiting for an EXPERIENCED Transport Planner / Administrator to be based in Syston as part of an existing team in a very nice environment working 4 on 2 off shift pattern which will include Bank Holidays and weekends working 6am to 6pm



As the Transport Planner / Administrator your duties will include



  • Focal point for drivers, supporting day zero activity solving challenges that arise.

  • Re-prioritising and modifying routes as the day's events occur to maximise resource output, keeping team informed of any potential impacts that might occur.

  • Updating all systems/files to reflect any modifications.

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with all stakeholders within the supply chain, providing fluid communication on any activities may impact ability to service their customers.

  • Assisting with the reconciliation of gas stock movements, between refinery and depot/customer

  • Collaborate and support team to produce high yielding results.

  • Keep line management informed of any key issues.

  • Meeting personal and departmental performance targets

  • Continually looking for new ways to improve the way that the department communicates and interfaces with stakeholders across the business.



To be successful in the role of Transport Planner / Administrator we are looking for the following



  • Ability to work in a highly pressured environment, seeing setbacks as challenges.

  • Highly motivated and adapt between collaborative teamwork and autonomously.

  • Essential to be experienced in transport planning.

  • Fully understanding of current driver WTD and driving legislation.

  • High level of IT literacy, in particular Microsoft Excel

  • High level of accuracy, a focus on attention to detail and analytical thinking.

  • Positive attitude and independent thinking.

  • Strong customer focus.

  • Have a flexible approach and thrive on new challenges.

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