Traffic Planner

Traffic Planner

Ref: 74Monday 21 October 2019

Traffic Planner

The UK’s leading transport and warehousing organisation are currently seeking to appoint an experienced Traffic Planner.

As a Traffic Planner you will need to have:

  • CPC Holder (National / International).
  • Proven experience of traffic management.
  • Ability to deal with VOSA Compliance.
  • Good geographical knowledge.
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels on an internal and external basis.
  • Capable of working autonomously with good time management skills and the ability to prioritise work to meet tight deadlines.


  • Salary: Circa. £26,000
  • Working Hours Shift Pattern 4 on / 4 off Days (6am – 6pm)
  • Location: South Wales
  • Duration: Permanent

Role of a Traffic Planner

  • Reporting directly to the Depot Manager, your key responsibilities will include:
  • Working with customers, suppliers, drivers and other traffic desks to plan routes and schedule delivery times, ensuring the smooth running of the operation.
  • Route planning driver brief and de-brief.
  • Proactively work to reduce late deliveries and missed time slots.
  • Maintain computerised system (Stirling) as well as undertaking tasks using Excel spreadsheets.
  • Booking driver agency staff depending on workload.
  • Monitoring compliance and work with drivers and Compliance in order to eliminate infringements.
  • Ensuring that all drivers are aware of SAFED and be actively involved in improving SAFED achievements to goals.
  • Provision of general support appropriate to the management as required.

Benefits of working with us as a Traffic Planner

  • Competitive Benefits Package
  • Pension Scheme
  • Uniform
  • 20 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

If you are interested in the above role, please click apply

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