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Senior Logistics Planner

€45k + Annual Bonus

Our client is looking for a Senior Logistics Planner. In this role you will play a crucial part in managing our logistics operations, ensuring efficient transport and delivery schedules for the manufacturing locations. You will lead a team, coordinate with various stakeholders, and optimize the processes to meet customer demands effectively.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Plan the most effective daily transport and delivery schedules for each manufacturing location.
  • Lead a logistics team to manage our business process for order-delivery, including customer service.
  • Collaborate closely with manufacturing location managers and batching teams to ensure effective production planning, capacity understanding, and product capability.
  • Oversee processing of orders received via various channels including telephone, email, face-to-face, or Sales Team.
  • Responsible for vehicle planning and allocation of fleet to locations to fulfill daily orders.
  • Ensure all customer orders are delivered within agreed timeframes.
  • Maintain ongoing effective communication with site teams, fleet, production locations, technical, and sales teams.
  • Understand and achieve specific targets regarding truck utilization, costs, and empty journeys.
  • Work closely with dispatch teams to maximize the utilization of trucks.
  • Ensure oversight on the delivery of the right products and material quantities to customers.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ experience working in a logistics or dispatch office.
  • Strong knowledge of systems and detailed administration.
  • Logistics experience within manufacturing would be beneficial.
  • Supply Chain or Logistics third-level qualification is desirable.


Full time, permanent, office-based


€45k + Annual Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Education Support

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Carol McGarrigle in 01 8326330