Senior Transport Planner






£28,000 to £35,000 Per Annum



Contract Type:


We are recruiting for a Senior Transport Planner for a large, fast growing Client in Staffordshire. This is an exciting time to join the company, who have had a fantastic 2019 and are now expanding further. If you are experienced in dealing with drivers and a dab hand at driving laws and regulations please read on!

Senior Transport Planner Key Duties:

  • Running a fleet of 40 articulated lorries on days, nights and weekends throughout the UK and Europe
  • Nationwide planning for multi drop, full load, general haulage and flatbed
  • Write clear reports and present options and recommendations on transport systems to clients
  • Use statistical analysis to examine travel data or accident records
  • Evaluate the benefits and costs of different strategies
  • Liaise and negotiate with different parties, e.g. planning and highways authorities, residents' groups, developers and transport providers
  • Write bids for the funding of projects

Senior Transport Planner Personal Profile:

  • Must have a thorough understanding of driving laws and regulations
  • Possess a strong geographical knowledge - UK (essential) and Europe (desirable)
  • Strong minded and able to give clear instruction to drivers
  • CPC preferred but not essential
  • Strong commercial awareness and understanding of what the vehicles are earning daily

If you feel this is your role please apply now to Vitoria on

Please note due to responses we can only respond to successful candidates which will be within 48 hours of your application. Thank you!