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Transport Planner - South Dublin

Dublin South
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Our client, a top ten global provider of transportation and logistics services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology, and physical assets, is now looking to add an experience Transport Planner to their team. The purpose of the planner is to co-ordinate the transport operations of the Container and/or TL Business to achieve business objectives and the needs of the Customer 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To cost-effectively plan and dispatch Container and/or TL routes to achieve contractual delivery times, conduction remedial planning to effectively manage live changes to the plan
  • To ensure all administrative traffic duties are carried out as necessary and to a high level of accuracy and professionalism
  • To ensure that defected deliveries/vehicles / damaged procedures are followed where necessary
  • To assist in weekly and monthly KPI as set by the business and/or Customer
  • To use all IT-based system in the effective delivery of their role
  • Ensure that appropriate communication methods are used to provide information both internally and externally as required e.g.  Dealing with customer / supplier issues etc.
  • To identify and highlight to management any potential improvement opportunities
  • To demonstrate the Company Values in the undertaking of their role
  • To undertake any other reasonable task as required
  • To always display the highest standards of customer service
  • To undertake any relevant training events in line with own personal development needs and business requirements

Minimum requirements:

  • Customer Service Focused
  • Previous experience within the Transport / Logistic business
  • IT Literate  
  • Work well within a team as well as been able to work on their own initiative 
  • European road transport experience
  • Temperature controlled goods experience
  • ADR goods experience

Full-time, Permanent, Monday – Friday 08:00 – 16:30 Hrs or similar. On-Call Mobile on Shared Rota once after 3 months



For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact David Donegan