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Dispatch Planner – Oldbury

Published on 10 August 2023
Permanent full-time Birmingham Transport 30,000 - 36,000

365 people looking for a highly-organised Dispatch Planner to manage our client’s transportation services. You will be preparing transportation records, coordinating the safe and timely transportation of our goods, and providing excellent customer services.


  • Monday to Friday
  • Permanent
  • AM shift
  • 7.15am – 4.45pm (early finish on Fridays)

Dispatch Planner Responsibilities:

  • Scheduling transportation services, planning routes, and assigning drivers
  • Developing and implementing improved transportation administration policies and procedures
  • Processing shipping documents, including bills of lading
  • Monitoring drivers’ logbook entries and performing payroll administration
  • Liaising between managers and drivers, as well as collaborating with other departments to optimize transportation services
  • Planning routes and preparing schedules, as well as tracking and reporting progress with orders
  • Complying to transportation regulations and company policies


  • Advanced competency in transportation management or logistics software
  • Extensive experience in processing shipping documents, orders, and payments
  • Solid knowledge of transportation industry regulations
  • Superb time management and organizational skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication, and collaboration abilities
  • Great problem-solving and analytical skills

If you are interested, please call our Birmingham office for more information on 0121 270 8777.