Freight Operations Planner

Posted 2 months ago by Red Recruit
Location Castleford Job Type Part Time - Permanent
Salary £20k - 25k per year Sector Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation

Freight Operations Planner - VR/20255

The Company & Role:

Our client, a leading logistics supplier, are looking for a Freight Roadfreight Operations Planner to join their team in West Yorkshire.


  • Planning of groupage and full loads, and express deliveries, to and from European destinations
  • Interaction with drivers
  • Maintaining close contact with overseas partners and agents
  • Allocating domestic collections / deliveries to in house domestic team and third party hauliers
  • Handling customer queries and providing operational updates
  • Data entry and document generation
  • Providing spot quotations
  • Charging of files in preparation for invoicing

Skills Needed:

  • Experience of European road freight operations
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Confident and effective communications skills (verbal and electronic)
  • Customer focussed & commercially aware

In Return:

You will receive a salary between £20,000 and £25,000, depending on experience.
Hours are 8.30am - 5pm, some occasional overtime and Saturday AM (unpaid), 1 hour lunch

If you're interested in the role, click apply now to send over an up-to-date CV or email The Shipping Team on

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