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Transport Planner

Date: 11-Jul-2019

Location: Warrington, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

 

XPO Logistics are looking for an experienced Transport Planner to join our Toyota contract in Warrington on a full time, permanent basis.

 

Pay, benefits and more:

 

The salary on offer will be up to £27,000.00. We also offer 25 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

 

  • Complete delivery schedules, communicating with the customer on a daily basis
  • Support the other planners with extracting and analysing data
  • Use KPI’s to gauge the efficiency of the schedule you produce
  • Effectively communicate key information to various internal stakeholders
  • Model different planning scenarios in the lead up to large events

 

What you need to succeed at XPO:

 

  • Advanced experience in using Microsoft Excel to analyse data from a variety of resources (essential)
  • Knowledge of transport management systems (helpful, but not essential, full training will be given)
  • An understanding of logistics and transport networks is essential
  • Excellent attention to detail and good geographical knowledge

 

Be part of something big.

 

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oreal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

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.

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