Traffic Planner

N C Cammack and Son are looking for a new Transport Planner to join their team.

N C Cammack are an Essex based Haulage company and have been safely transporting goods all the way through the last century, and continue to do so today; with fantastic transport knowledge and work ethics, handed down through the generations. This is a great opportunity to join a business who can give you genuine progression within fast growing, forward thinking business.

The successful Transport Planner will come from a planning background within the general haulage or pallet network industries and will also have previous experience managing a fleet of Rigid vehicles.

Roles & Responsibilities of a Transport Planner:

  • Routing of vehicles and covering deliveries across UK.
  • Previous experience transport planning in a busy transport office
  • Providing good communication with our Traffic office teams and Drivers to ensure customer KPI’s and targets are achieved and maintained.
  • Use in-house planning tools and systems to manage workload and monitor efficiency
  • Ensuring internal tracking systems are kept organised and updated
  • Controlling and planning of resource (vehicles, drivers, trailers); ensuring all legal requirements are adhered to (Working Time Directive and EU Drivers’ Hours regulations)
  • Plan Rigid & artic work for following day
  • Warehouse checks
  • Review Manifest and update any amendments/ notes
  • Providing rate, quotes and processing customer booking
  • Monitoring delivery performance and advising customers of issues affecting time / completion
  • Undertake any other ad hoc project or task within the company as required.

Key Skills for a Transport Planner:

  • Competent IT literacy
  • CPC Holder an advantage, but not essential
  • Great team player
  • Exceptional communication skills are essential for both face to face and telephone
  • Ability to problem solve and provide great customer service.
  • Willingness to complete all necessary training offered
  • The position will Monday to Friday with occasional weekend working

We offer all of our employee’s fantastic company benefits, including:

  • Pension
  • Loyalty Awards (Recognises employees with 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 years’ service).
  • Employee Benefits Platform (Includes a Cycle to work scheme, Childcare Vouchers and access to a range of offers and discounts).
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee and customer referral schemes

To apply, please click here to fill out our application form.

Should you have any queries, contact the recruitment team directly on recruitment@kinaxia.co.uk or call 01625 728027.