Transport Planner

Location: Hull, E Riding of Yorkshire, England
Salary: £30k per year
Contact: Debbie Gough
Call: Debbie
Reference: TP Hull
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Transport Planner

Hull HU9


Monday to Friday

We are looking for an experienced Transport Planner for a office in Hull.

The role requires good geographical knowledge of the UK as you will be planning 30 + vehicles based out of Hull and regional hubs.

We are seeking a candidate who is used to working in a high-pressure environment and can confidently find solutions at short notice.

The ideal candidate will also have excellent problem solving skills. We are looking for a good communicator to integrate in to a medium sized team working in an open plan setup.

Responsibilities of the Transport Planner

  • Planning the daily activity of 30 + vehicles based out of our Hull depot and Regional Hubs, this includes full loads, part loads and groupage.
  • Updating of all jobs onto the transport management system.
  • Daily communication with the planners at our offices in Belgium.
  • Liaising with customer service team to ensure that any issues arising with transport orders are communicated to customers effectively.
  • Preparing all documents related to transportation activities.
  • Taking the transport department telephone calls including out of hours on a rota basis.

Training and experience

  • Previous experience of Transport planning
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office.


  • Communicative
  • Target driven
  • Team focused
  • Quality oriented
  • Highly organised
  • Able to prioritise