Delivery Planner

Do you have the drive and enthusiasm to play a positively influencing key role within Aggregate Industries? If so, we have just the role for you.

Full time
Permanent
Kettering
Attractive Salary plus excellent benefits

As Delivery Planner reporting to the Transport Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely management, planning and delivery of orders to our customers’ sites. That will mean building sound relationships with customers and hauliers in addition to close liaison with our Sales Team to help drive the highest standards of customer service.

About Aggregate Industries

Originally formed in 1973 and now part of the Aggregate Industries group of companies, Witherley Services has become one of the Midlands’ leading suppliers of loose aggregates, muck shifting and associated services to the construction industry. Aggregate Industries is a member of the LafargeHolcim Group and a leading supplier of traditional and sustainable construction materials to major building and construction customers. With over 4,000 employees and operations all across the UK, we’re committed to helping create a better built environment.

Why join Aggregate Industries?

We are proud to be an industry leader in well-being, safety as well as environmental sustainability. Further to this, we are also committed to developing strong and positive relationships with the communities we live and work in.

What can we offer you?
• A versatile and safety focused culture with our people at the heart of the business
• Career progression at both home and abroad
• An excellent reward and benefit offering recognising the contribution you bring

About the role

You will play a core role in our Transport Team at Witherleys with a good level of education and excellent administration skills. Acting as a first point of contact, it is essential you are customer service-driven and able to build a strong rapport with our customer over the phone and face-to-face, with the confidence to deal with stakeholders inside and outside of the company.

Other key deliverables include:

• Development of a value and maximising cost-efficiencies through effective haulage routing
• A real grasp of logistics and routing enhancing the reputation of our delivery function
• Work to an agreed level of service and provide an empowering input on continuous improvement processes

About you

• You are highly motivated and willing to focus and commit
• You have the ability and desire to work with different partners with differing levels of knowledge
• You are committed to exceeding expectations
• You are an excellent communicator

We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

For more information visit our Careers site: https://www.aggregate.com/careers


Your application will be treated with absolute confidentiality.