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Transport Planner - Dublin 8

Dublin 8
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Our Client, a leading 3PL provider now requires a Transport Planner to join their Dublin team based in Dublin 8. The role of Transport Planner is an integral part of their core business. The planner is primarily responsible for the planning and scheduling of company resources (Transporters and Drivers) and ensures that customer service, efficiency and other operational/business targets are consistently achieved.

Key Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Build loads (electronically) for collection
  • Plan and assign deliveries and collections to drivers (including route & journey time planning) and ensure all drivers are aware of their allocated job, giving full consideration to all health and safety regulations
  • Communicate professionally, effectively and assertively with drivers and harness good working relations
  • Communicate professionally and effectively within the office environment and support other team members
  • Monitor units that could potentially be late and communicate to customer
  • Assist with the scheduling of transporters for service/maintenance checks
  • Liaise with customers, suppliers and others as appropriate
  • Check transporter locations regularly to ensure they are located as planned
  • Undertake other duties from time to time as appropriate

Minimum Requirements:

  • At least 2-4 years’ experience in domestic route planning
  • Skills in communication, problem solving, planning and organising
  • Very strong PC skills. Previous SAP experience is advantageous
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Relevant professional qualification is desirable




Salary - €Negotiable (DOE) 

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Danielle Lynch