Planner

Location : Kempston, Bedford, England
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £28,000 - £30,000 DoE
Contact : Sheelagh
Call : Sheelagh
Email : email Sheelagh
Reference : 2002

​We're recruiting for an experienced Planner for our client based in Kempston.

Responsible for the efficient planning and allocation of all resources(manpower/vehicles) to satisfy customer orders in line with the weekly delivery schedule.

Responsibilities

  • To plan and schedule all incoming orders via Salesforce into the weekly delivery schedule (Excel)

  • Prepare all necessary paperwork packs for the warehouse and installation teams

  • To book all vehicle and manpower resources for the delivery and installation of customer orders

  • To take full ownership of the Delivery Schedule

  • Ensure all daily role-specific routines are strictly adhered to.

  • To provide statistics/reports as directed by the line manager

Qualifications

  • BA in Business Logistics or similar relevant field

  • Previous working experience working in Logistics environment for 3 years

Technical Skills

  • Planning and organisational - Previous route planning experience is essential for this role.

  • Analytical

Personal Qualities:

  • Hands-on experience with planning software

  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company's success

  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills

  • Have enthusiasm and drive to succeed

  • Team player

  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Understand the importance of and possess excellent customer service skills

  • Have a logical and systematic approach to work

  • The ability to solve problems and make decisions, as well as think laterally and offer creative solutions

  • A positive attitude

  • Good time-management skills


Great company and benefits package. ​Please click APPLY NOW if interested, we'd love to hear from you!