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Transport Planner

 Logistics done differently.

 

Are you an experienced Transport Planner looking for your next role? Are you looking for that little something extra that will develop your career further? Do you want to work for a recognised employer that supports your career development? If you answered yes, read on!

 

We’re looking for a Transport Planner to join our team in Greenford on behalf of our Green & King contract.  You’ll be responsible for route planning across our UK network along with supervising our team of drivers.  You’ll ensure that our transport department runs in an efficient and effective manner at all times.  You’ll work on a 5 from 7 basis on a 0500 -13.00 shift.

 

Pay, benefits and more:

 

We’re looking to offer a salary up to £33,000 per year, depending on experience. In addition, we offer 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays), as well as access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, and many other perks. You’ll also receive 33% discount on all food and drink at all Greene King outlets.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Planning the workload of the drivers
  • Manage the day to day transport operation including briefing and debriefing drivers, monitor drivers’ hours ensuring legal compliance is maintained,
  • Manage the Service and maintenance requirements for our fleet
  • You will deal with customer issues and monitor drivers progress, updating the customers as required

 

What you need to succeed at GXO

 

  • Experience of working in a transport environment
  • Knowledge of transport legislation, driver hours and tachograph
  • Computer literate (Strong excel, word & e-mail)
  • Customer Service background ideally with exposure to Warehouse Management Systems
  • Excellent people skills – team player
  • Strong communicator both written and verbal with attention to detail

 

Be part of something big.

 

GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 


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