Transport Planner.

Greater London/ permanent / Negotiable

Are you an experienced Transport Planner looking to work for a Global, industry leader based in Hayes? The role will be on rotating shifts Mon - Fri 06.00-14.00 and 14.00-22.00. Salary £28Kpa £30Kpa with shift allowance.

As a Transport Planner you will be responsible for ensuring all daily collections and delivery requirements are met, successfully communicate with all departments on operational issues and support the department in making sure all legal compliances are adhered to.

Overall Role Purposes:
• An experienced person with the capability to manage and plan vehicles for Import collections and Export deliveries from Heathrow.
• Ability to adapt and embrace change while keeping calm in a pressured time driven environment.
• Needs to be familiar with DVSA, WTD, and UK legislation.
• To work as part of the transport team.
• To be flexible with working times and days, to be part of a shift operation.
• Needs to be able to communicate effectively at all levels, with a history of dealing with both internal and external customers,
• Proven history in freight forwarding with the ability to demonstrate their forward thinking attitude and how to compel others to follow the same.

Skills & Experience:
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Scheduling preferable
• Good understanding of LHR and the GHA’s that service the Airlines and their handling requirements.
• Must have a full understanding Aviation Security regulation and ensuring compliance at all times.
• Good knowledge of the air freight industry previous experience preferred