Transport Planner

  • Location
    Colchester, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 18000 - £ 21000 / Year
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Transport Admin
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Transport and Logistics
  • External Reference

Operations Planner

For the right candidate this will be an exciting opportunity to develop and progress in a growing organisation where you will be rewarded for you dedication and loyalty.

Call to discuss this role further 01206 561295 or email Charley.Mae-

Tasks and responsibilities

� Planning, organising and coordinating transport activities

� Informing drivers or subcontractors about transport details (loading/unloading goods etc.)

� Verifying/checking drivers activity truck position

� Using in house transport management system to monitor and update the progress of each transport

The role involves interaction with drivers, sub-contractors and colleagues from our offices through Europe. You will need to be able to multitask and be accurate in verifying, informing and providing operational solutions

Hours of work consists of a rotating shift pattern:

Monday to Friday 07:00hrs - 16:00hrs

Monday to Friday 08:00hrs to 17:00hrs

Monday to Friday 10:00hrs to 19:00hrs

The ideal candidate

� Office experience

� Organisational skills

� Ability to communicate effectively with internal & external parties

� Strong IT skills

� Planning skills

� Professional telephone manner with good level of customer service


� Investment in full training, support and career development

� Company pension

� Life Insurance

� Private Medical Insurance

� Car Parking

� Company Events

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.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Adecco. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Charley Mae Wiggins