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Experienced Transport Planner

Our client based in Harwich is a medium-sized, innovative group of companies in the areas of freight, logistics and solutions.For their dynamically growing company, they are looking for an experienced Transport Planner/ Dispatch Clerk at their office in Harwich. They organise various trailers from Felixtowe and Purfleet and are looking for someone to organise trailer and dispatcher planning.

Experienced Transport Planner

Our client based in Harwich is a medium-sized, innovative group of companies in the areas of freight, logistics and solutions.

For their dynamically growing company, they are looking for an experienced Transport Planner/ Dispatch Clerk at their office in Harwich. 

They organise various trailers from Felixtowe and Purfleet and are looking for someone to organise trailer and dispatcher planning.

This role is from Monday to Friday.

In your day-to-day duties you could:
  • Plan, coordinate and schedule transports (partial and full loads) in your own area of ​​responsibility.
  • Convert freight inquiries and offers from their customers into economical route planning and ensure the efficient use of their own and third-party vehicles.
  • Calculate freight rates and negotiate freight prices independently.
  • Speak to international customers, freight forwarders, drivers and foreign partner forwarding companies and are available to give them advice and support over the phone.
  • Keep an eye on your transport with the help of the latest route planning software.

 

Fluency in English and good customer service skills are essential for this role.

 

The salary is £26000-£28000 depending on experience.