Job Title; Transport Planner

Key Skills; Transport Planner, Logistics Planner, Scheduling, Administrator.

Salary; Dependent on experience

Shift; Monday to Friday – 40 hours per week, day shift.

Location; Newcastle, Tyne and Wear

Commutable from; Sunderland, Newcastle, Durham, South Shields, Washington, North Shields

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Transport Planner to join their team. They are seeking a candidate who has outstanding interpersonal skills, able to work from their own initiative and be the central contact for the hub.

The Role;

  • Daily communications with client base
  • Using internal systems to communicate work load to drivers
  • Handling all incoming calls
  • Dealing with enquiries
  • Resolving complaints
  • General administration duties

Our Ideal Candidate;

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Analytical approach with good problem solving skills
  • Proficient in all Microsoft packages
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Good understanding of google mapping
  • Good communicator

The Benefits;

  • Free on site car parking
  • Career opportunities
  • Local interviews arranged
  • Permanent position

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply directly through this website or call 0191 510 5077. If you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume that you have not been successful. We will, however, retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable.

This position is advertised on behalf of Jacob Thomas Associates. We have a variety of other permanent and temporary positions available ranging from Supply Chain, Logistics, Administration, Sales, Secretarial, Finance & Accounts, Customer Services, I.T. Engineering and Driving.

To view all of our positions available throughout the United Kingdom, please browse our website.