Transport Planner

RightMove Recruitment are now hiring an experienced Senior Transport Planner to join our client based in Dublin.

Main responsibilities include but are not limited to:

General Responsibilities:

  • Build loads (electronically) for collection
  • Plan and assign deliveries and collections to drivers (including route & journey time planning) and ensure all drivers are aware of their allocated job, giving full consideration to all health and safety regulations
  • Communicate professionally, effectively and assertively with drivers and harness good working relations
  • Communicate professionally and effectively within the office environment and support other team members
  • Monitor units that could potentially be late and communicate to customer
  • Assist with the scheduling of transporters for service/maintenance checks
  • Liaise with customers, suppliers and others as appropriate
  • Check transporter locations regularly to ensure they are located as planned
  • Undertake other duties from time to time as appropriate


  • Comfortable working to tight deadlines based on KPI’s
  • Proficient at reporting on performance to corporate customer
  • Knowledgeable and experience of Fleet Management preferably with CPC Qualification
  • Geographical knowledge of DUB/LEINSTER/IRL
  • Experience of Asset Tracking/R&M Software Packages
  • Based in Blue Chip Company
  • Strong process driven individual with familiarity on SAP
  • High level of flexibility required with requirement to work Saturdays following ROI Bank Holidays
  • Team player but can work on own initiative when required
  • Comfortable to make decisions in the best interests of the business

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: €45,000.00 per year


  • Flexitime


  • Flexitime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Dublin, CO. Dublin: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: In person

Job Category: Transport
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Dublin
Salary: €45.000 per year

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