Traffic Planner (Nights)

Evans Jones Associates Ltd
From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
17 Jun 2017
27 Jul 2017
We are thrilled to be recruiting on behalf of our National, reputable client. They are one of the market leaders within their industry.We are looking for an ambitious individual with a hunger to learn and climb up the career ladder. Someone with a passion for a fast pace environment that has an interest within the transport industry. Traffic Planner - Nights 4 on 4 off The efficient planning and organisation of transport to meet the customers needs. Responsibilities Directly responsible for organising the day to day planning and running of the transport department within the legal constraints set down by the department of transport. Establish a good working relationship with customers and maintain a high standard of service. Organisation of drivers work and implementation of drivers working rotas. Making vehicles available for service.Evaluate all work undertaken, develop runs to maximise utilisation of vehicles and improve profitability. Review working practices and improve efficiencies. Accountability Accountable to the Transport Manager and support responsibility to the traffic team, personnel and wages. Must be educated to high standard preferably with transport diploma or similar. CPC preferable but not essential. Computer skills a requirement. Working knowledge of tachograph regulations essential. Technical Requirements A minimum of one years experience in a similar environment with the ability to communicate and motivate via telephone. Ability to work under pressure with problem solving skills essential. Management Ability Although staff management is not initially part of the job with increasing development of the business responsibilities and responsibilities could increase. People-management skills and natural abilities are seen as an asset. Salary Negotiable depending upon experience: £18000-£23000 Per Annum This job was originally posted as