Part-Time Transport Planner in Watford

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, England

£11.50 - 12.00 per hour

Newstaff Recruitment Agency in Watford is currently recruiting for a Part-Time Transport Planner on behalf of our client based in Watford.

Part-Time Transport Planner in Watford

Location: Watford WD18

Position Type: Part-time

Immediate Start

Department: Logistics/Transport

Hours: 20 hours per week, between 9 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday

Reports to: Logistics/Transport Manager

Immediate Start Candidates must have Excel experience.

Hourly Rate: £11.50 to £12.00 per hour

Main Duties:

  • Manage a high volume of incoming calls and emails.
  • Identify and assess customers’ needs to ensure satisfaction.
  • Handle customer complaints, offering appropriate solutions and alternatives within specified time limits, and follow up to ensure resolution.
  • Adhere to communication procedures, guidelines, and policies.
  • Go the extra mile to engage with customers effectively.
  • Organise servicing and maintenance of vehicles.
  • Take responsibility for planning driver routes based on new customer calls, missed collections, and existing collections.
  • Efficiently route vehicles while minimising costs.
  • Liaise with customers and internal teams regarding deliveries and collections.
  • Obtain vehicle registrations and transportation permits as needed.
  • Acquire customs documentation when required.
  • Process paperwork accurately and promptly.
  • Maintain cleanliness and tidiness in work areas.
  • Effective communication within the workplace.
  • Collaborate with Logistics colleagues, handling delegated tasks and reacting to emerging requirements.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Management team that are reasonable and within capability.

Essential Requirements:

  • Good telephone manner.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with the ability to learn new software and systems.
  • Efficient and capable of working to deadlines.
  • Attention to detail and understanding of operating within a quality system.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Team player with the ability to work independently.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Reliable with excellent time-keeping.
  • Strong prioritisation and organisational skills.
  • Positive attitude towards change.
  • Ability to handle some heavy lifting.

If you are interested in this job in Watford, don’t hesitate, and apply today. A member of the Newstaff Recruitment Agency team in Watford will contact you shortly. Additionally, if you have any questions or concerns, you can contact Zoe on 01727 864 777 or email your CV to Furthermore, if you’re searching for similar jobs in Watford, check out our website at Also, don’t forget to give us a like on Facebook @newstaffemployment so that you can stay up-to-date with all the latest job postings. We add new jobs daily!

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