Transport Planner - Ballymena - 45k

Job Description

VANRATH are delighted to be working with a leading Logistics company based in Ballymena who now require a Transport Planner to join their team.

This proves to be a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to progress their career and widen their knowledge in a leading organisation. This company places immense value on their staff, and is one of the best places for an individual who is looking to progress their career.

This is a Temporary position initially, with a view to being made a permanent member of staff. Monday - Friday position - with flexible start and finish times available - Office is based in Ballymena.


£30,000 - £45,000 per year + fantastic benefits in a modern workplace


  • Plan and direct bulk deliveries throughout Northern Ireland.
  • Monitoring customer requests, allocating jobs and issuing instructions.
  • Maximise asset utilisation whilst adhering to appropriate legal/regulatory requirements.
  • Comply with strict delivery time schedules.
  • Ensure drivers' work is scheduled accordingly.
  • KPI Management.

The Ideal Person:

  • At least 3 years' experience working in a Transport office environment.
  • Highly computer literate.
  • Excellent communication, inter-personal and customer service skills.
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to change in fast paced environment.
  • Excellent geographical awareness of Northern Ireland.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Transport Manager Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC).

For further information on this opportunity, or any other jobs in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Conor Birch in the strictest confidence.