Transport Planning Manager - Ambient Food Distribution

  • Location
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Transport & Logistics
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Transport and Logistics
  • External Reference
    JN-102020-150007

We are still looking for a transport Manager and are looking to get interviews in ASAP for a large ambient food distributor in Nottingham.



  • Location- Nottingham- need to be within 45 minutes as they will be required to be on the call out duty

  • Candidates need to be flexible as the working shifts can vary depending on the Management team rota ( Need to be able to work between 6am and 10pm). May need to take calls out of hours from Drivers at times.

  • It's a salaried position so no overtime

  • Must have National CPC as minimum

  • Desirable to have experience using Max Optra route planning software

  • Ideally from similar sector experience- Ideally food

  • Must be hands on. This isn't a sit down transport Manager role. Its very fast paced, you will have to juggle your time between planning, liaising with drivers, sales reps, supporting the warehouse shift managers to ensure the orders are picked accurately, on time and in full as well as ensuring legal compliance.

  • You need to be able to hit the ground running as we are coming into peak, so you will need to learn on the job and be confident to do so.

  • 30 days holiday in a full year

  • Will get a laptop and phone for the role


Please contact Mathew Maddison at Adecco if this sounds like the challenge for you on 0116 253 0516


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Please apply with your CV to: Mathew Maddison