Job vacancy - Export Transport Planner

Position: Export Transport Planner
Reference: acsRDetp
Location: Grays
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
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Job Title: Export Transport Planner

Do you have good financial awareness, organised and punctual? Do you have good knowledge of the road freight industry and prior experience in trailer planning?

Responsibilities:

  • Export trailer planning of groupage, part load and full loads.
  • Combining part loads with groupage to ensure the service level expected by customers are met, but at the same time ensure cost effective transports are arranged.
  • Deal with customs issues.
  • Haulage sourcing and rate negotiating and assessing any subcontractors ensuring they are approved and fulfil any legal requirements.
  • Communicate with drivers and hauliers.
  • Ensure legislative compliance in all areas.
  • Ensure that the company operates within all agreed operational procedures, and within statutory requirements including the provision and maintenance of a safe working environment.
  • Arrange with approved hauliers for transport of cargo, confirm availability of equipment and agree prices where no tariff exists, to maximise cost effectiveness.
  • Prepare correct documentation and instruct the UK warehouses to load cargo to vehicles, in a timely manner, ensuring all hazardous requirements are met.
  • Instruct UK customs teams to issue customs papers.

Requirements:

  • The applicant must have good financial awareness, organised and punctual, good knowledge of the road freight industry and prior experience in trailer planning.
  • We are looking for a person who can add extra quality to our already highly skilled planning team and be able come up with alternative solutions to challenges and problems whilst at the same time work under pressure.

ACS are recruiting for a Export Transport Planner If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Export Transport Planner please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Export Transport Planner It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Export Transport Planner with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Export Transport Planner role you desire.