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Depot Transport Planner - South

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Job description

Job purpose:
Working out of one of our Southern Depots in Avonmouth, the role of our Depot Transport Planner – South is to produce daily transport plans for the depot transport execution teams to resource and operate against. You’ll be responsible for amending the transport plans through direct communication with the depots.

About the Role:
Our Depot Transport Planner – South position is an important role in our planning and operations department. You will report in to one of two Transport Planning Leads, where you will become the expert link between the depots within your area and therefore one of the key links between our six national areas.

This is an area role and there will be travel between our Avonmouth, Bridgwater, Pen'Y'Bont and Swindon Depots with the expectation of each depot visited at least once a week. Some weekend working ay be required as flexibility is required in this role. There will also be regular travel to our Rugby Hub for meetings and training with the wider Depot Transport Planning team.

Job requirements


Transport Planning experience essential
Paragon experience essential
TMS experience essential
Isotrak experience desirable
Project experience desirable
Strong Excel capability
Strong analytical skills
Lateral thinker
Confident in in being front-facing with stakeholders
Confident in challenging stakeholders
Experience of using Paragon routing software for maintenance, routing and solution design engineering
Ability to work to tight deadlines and maintain clear focus upon priorities
Must have a valid driving license

Additional info

Company Car
26 Days Holiday entitlement + Bank Holidays
Opt in benefits

Job location

Bristol Area


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  • Salary: up to £32,640 + Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent