Transport Planner

  • Location
    Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Transport and Logistics
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Transport Admin

Full training to be given for this role, this is an office based role but candidate will be site based.

Below is some of the responsibilities

Hours are 9am-5pm Monday - Friday, possible overtime opportunities depending on workload which will be 1.5x during a normal working week - no weekend work

Role is beginning as 3-6 months, we are reviewing the structure within the warehouse and will have a better understanding if the role will be permanent later this year/early next year.

Must be proficient in English reading, writing & speaking

Must be proficient in excel, word, teams, email & other Microsoft applications

This person would be responsible for Import/Export transport:

Communicate with sales/requestor & warehouse forklift driver on what day goods are shipping

Ensuring correct service & carrier usage i.e. groupage, dedicated, HIAB, tail lift, sliding roof etc.

Using our reference numbers from a transport form to obtain POD's for shipments throughout the previous year for Finance

Correct documentation to go with the goods

Carrier portal use to book goods

Commercial invoice creation - template to work from

Working with our trade compliance team to ensure to sell goods at reduced or zero duty by applying for preferential origin for goods manufactured within the UK

Using customs broker to supply documentation to export goods from UK

Packing list creation for customs clearance

Training will be given in this role but we expect that when trained, this person would be self-sufficient.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Jessica Cecil