Job Description

The right person for this role will be an experienced Transport Planner with demonstrable and Paragon experience in a similar role. It is essential to have a UK & Ireland planning experience and come from a Transport background. You will have excellent knowledge of transport compliance and understand the critical issues which could be experienced from a planner and driver perspective. Strong IT skills are also required.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Manage the fleet and allocated budget for the proposed customers
  • Arranging and planning vehicles for distribution UK wide
  • Prepare route planning for a variety of fleet for new and existing business opportunities
  • Use of Paragon (Transport Planning tool) software to produce daily & strategic transport schedules
  • Plan multiple consignments into efficient loads utilising paragon
  • Provide supporting information for supervising and managing driver workloads
  • Produce transport plans that are both practical and achievable ensuring minimal cost and maximum profitability
  • Communicate planned activities to relevant individuals within Transport Team and customers located across the UK & Ireland
  • Produce KPI reports
  • Provide accurate routing information to ensure that delivery times and locations are coordinated

WHAT YOU NEED

  1. Must have use of Paragon (Transport Planning software) to produce daily & strategic transport schedules
  2. Knowledge of Drivers hours, tachograph and WTD legislation
  3. Computer literate
  4. Knowledge of transport systems
  5. Strong attention to detail
  6. Excellent organisational & time management skills
  7. Ability to work well under pressure
  8. Hardworking, positive and a flexible attitude to work

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