Day Shift Transport Planner

Impulse Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Day Shift Transport Planner for a large company based in Ballymount

This is a permanent position due to continued growth and career progression plans.

 This role will require a professional individual who is highly organised, with great attention to detail and has experience of working in the logistics & warehousing sector.

Working Pattern:

  • Sunday 8am – 6pm
  • Monday 6.30am – 4.30pm
  • Tuesday 6.30am – 4.30pm
  • Wednesday 6.30am – 4.30pm
  • Thursday 6.30am – 4.30pm


  • Assign customer sales to transport in the most cost effective and efficient way to make a delivery. 
  • Plan and assign SORs to drivers and confirm booking dates. 
  • Strive to ensure that all delivery requests are met for all customers. 
  • Maintain driver, and customer relationships.
  • Create reports and delivery schedules for customers and different departments.
  • Liaise and communicate with Customer Services and Sales to identify issues that may affect the agreed delivery time, in order to keep the customer updated.
  • Work closely with the Sales team to ensure that accurate order information is obtained before a delivery is scheduled.
  • Ensure self-management of workload and multitask by communicating with customers across different communication platforms.
  • Maintain files and records and provide quick accurate information when required.
  • Work to a high standard and take responsibility for delivering all expected tasks.
  • Meet targets and deadlines to the required standards and within agreed timeframes.
  • Show initiative, act with confidence, and show ability to work under own direction. 
  • Demonstrate commitment to the company values.
  • Ensure good relations and communications with all members of the company and provide excellent customer care in an efficient manner. · 
  • Continue to identify ways in which further improvements to performance and service delivery can be made to  customers.


  • Recent experience within a Transport Planner position or similar industry.
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK and Ireland.
  • Comfortable communicating with all levels of business.
  • Have high level IT skills as the complete operation is digital.
  • Good Knowledge of transport legislation
  • Good time keeping and being able to work in a structured manner adhering to timetable requirements.

Problem solving ability.

  • Flexible attitude to working hours & shift patterns to support the needs of the business.


  • Permanent Role.
  • Sunday – Thursday, Day shift.
  • Additional Annual Leave (Service Based).
  • Life & death in service insurance.
  • Certified Training Courses.
  • Career progression.
  • Additional Company Benefits. 
Job Category: Transport Planner
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Ballymount

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