Overview

Due to expansion, our client based in the North Dublin area is currently looking to recruit a Transport Planner for an immediate start.

Main duties include: 

  • Import / Export Operations – Transport Planning
  • POD Management
  • Creating and invoicing of jobs
  • Management of drivers and their driving hours.
  • Use of Customer Complaints/Non-Conformance Log:
  • Answering of all calls.
  • Checking slots & times for all collections / deliveries as well as making all relevant delivery bookings.
  • Load Temperature Alert Management – Report any discrepancies /updates etc.
  • Communicate all information correctly to drivers – use text/email/phone to inform drivers of Shipping/Collection/Delivery booking references, times and locations.
  • Make all necessary ferry bookings and give drivers all relevant information.
  • Keep customers informed of any late deliveries, BEFORE delivery due time.
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety Rules.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • 2-3 years’ experience as Transport Planner in busy Road Freight operation
  • Excellent Import/Export experience
  • Excellent communication skills along with excellent MS office skills

Hours of work:

Mon-Fri on a 3 shift pattern (hours approx. per below)

06.00-15.00

10.00-19.00

11.00-20.00 / finish

+

Every fourth weekend, Saturday and Sunday, with 1 day off in lieu to be taken in the following week (normally Wednesday)

A premium is included in the salary to cover the additional day.

If this role is of interest to you, please apply with your updated CV for immediate consideration