Irish Transport Planner

  • Location
    Belfast, Antrim
  • Salary
    £ 26000 - £ 40000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Procurement & Supply Chain - Buyer / Puchasing

Irish Transport Planner

Delivering fresh and frozen food handling solutions through our international facility network using local market knowledge with a focus on customer care and sustainability. Our vision is to be the leading partner in temperature-controlled logistics for the global food industry, recognised for innovative thinking, commodity expertise and ability to integrate businesses. Driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and respect for its rich heritage. Our culture is characterised by openness, respect, trust, determination and responsiveness. We are passionate about what we do, and we want to provide the highest quality of service to our customers and a great working environment to our staff. We value our employees' contributions to the business and give them the space to grow personally and professionally with the company. you can have a unique opportunity to be part of a truly international team, as we currently operate in 11 countries across Europe, North America, South America and Asia Pacific with more than 5,000 employees.

We are now recruiting Irish Transport Planners to join the team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Load Planning

  • Retaining a high standard of communication with drivers, clients and colleagues

  • Minimising the fuel costs and maximising the drivers hours

  • Briefing and debriefing drivers

  • Working on initiative

  • Problem solving

  • Knowledge of road laws desirable but not essential as training will be provided

  • This role involves some weekend work (1 in 3)

Experience Required

  • Good organisational skills

  • Someone who can work on initiative

  • Computer Literate

  • Good work ethic

  • Able to make decisions under pressure in a timely, effective manner


Planning & Organising transport Fully Computer Literate Customer Service Telephone Etiquette Initiative

Monday to Friday with 1 in 3 weekends (day off in lieu)

Hours - 07:00-16:00, 09:00-18:00, 11:00-20:00 - rotational weeks

Prefer experienced candidates with a transport planning background, however, if the right candidate comes along and is willing to learn this will suffice.

28 Days Paid Holiday

Immediate Start - Full Training Provided

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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