Transport Controller/Planner opportunities
Kent – commutable from Rochester, Gravesend, Chatham, Maidstone
Salary: Ranging from £26,000 – 35,000
Various shifts available – permanent nights/permanent days
MVP’s client, a progressive and dynamic national logistics business, has several openings currently for transport professionals to join a busy, 24/7 distribution operation in Kent.
Responsibilities will include:
Effective planning and routing of vehicles utilizing the company’s routing softwareMonitoring the plan, highlighting delays and issuesCommunicating with internal and external colleaguesCommunicating with clientsProducing data for KPI reportsProducing reports for senior management team
Ideally - previous experience of planning and routing vehicles using transport planning softwareGood working knowledge of drivers’ hours, current transport legislation and its applicationStrong IT skills (particularly MS Excel), ideally with previous experience of a transport planning system (eg Paragon, Roadrunner, DPS Logix etc). The ability to work under pressure in a busy environment, using initiativeExcellent administration and communication skills coupled with a commitment to customer care
This operation is growing and there are opportunities available for progression for the successful candidates.