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 or call 01625 728027.