Transport Planning Administrator

Traffic Planner

Ref: 479Thursday 12 May 2022

Competitive Salary & benefits package

We currently have a great opportunity for an experienced Transport Planning Administrator to join a highly successful and leading manufacturer based in Essex.

Competitive salary and benefits package. Hours of work will be 8am-5.30pm (Monday to Friday)

As Transport Planning Administrator you will be reporting directly to the Transport Manager and your key responsibilities within this role will include:

  • Daily route planning for the HGV fleet
  • Overseeing all fleet maintenance, compliance and service
  • Provide effective communication between Managers, customers and drivers
  • Ensuring compliance in all aspects of UK Driving law

To be successful in the role of Transport Planning Administrator you will possess the following qualities:

  • Experience of route planning for multiple vehicles across East Anglia and the South East
  • A working knowledge of Statutory compliance of the Company’s Operating License
  • Knowledge of tachograph legislation would be advantageous
  • Ability to communicate to all levels of the business
  • Supervising and managing driver workloads
  • Ensuring that drivers have the correct paperwork and equipment to carry out their role
  • Ensuring all aspects of Health & Safety are adhered to
  • Knowledge of agricultural, construction and ground care machinery is advantageous
  • Flexibility and good problem-solving skills, with ability to perform under pressure
  • A valid CPC would be beneficial
  • Be organised with the ability to multitask efficiently
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft office to include Word and Excel
  • Have a flexible and approachable manner
  • Be self-motivated with the ability to work well with others
  • Be confident and show initiative
  • Attention to detail

This position is based in Essex and is easily commutable from: Ulting, Braintree, Chelmsford, Basildon, Colchester and Harlow.

If you are an experienced Transport Planning Administrator, looking for a new permanent position please apply immediately.

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