Transport Planner

Senior Transport Planner

Posted on:

Tuesday 5th December 2023

Overview of role:



Our client, a 100% Irish-owned transport company has a wonderful opportunity for an Senior Transport Planner to join their team in Dublin 12.

The successful candidate will effectively manage specific elements of the transport function so that the depot targets are met and the best possible service is provided.


Responsibilities of this job include:


  • To assist in the management of the transport operation, to maintain the required service levels to customers, within budgetary constraints and operational KPI targets
  • Manage and conduct work activities in such a way as to promote, proactively engage and ensure the safety, health, and welfare at work of all employees
  • Deal with drivers, suppliers and customers on delivery and collection queries
  • Support the Operations Manager with the ongoing development and implementation of an effective, efficient and cost competitive transport function
  • Implement and operate transport software system
  • Manage drivers and operations to create high performing teams, continuous improvement and a high performing culture
  • General Office & Transport administration duties




  • Min 5 years relevant previous experience in administration and transport planning required within the Transport / Freight industry in Ireland
  • Customs/International freight experience an advantage
  • Good organisational and administration skills with the ability to solve problems in a fast-moving environment
  • High level of computer literacy and ability to interpret and analyse data via excel
  • Excellent knowledge of Road Transport Legislation


Package on Offer:

Salary of €40k to €55k, DOE

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Hours of work Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm

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