Distribution Planner

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 15th April 2024
£31,658 - £37,136
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Distribution Planner?

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

About the Role

  • Monday to Friday 8am - 16:30 37.5 hours per week
  • Based at Severnside Energy Recovery Centre.


About the role

What will I be doing?

  • As a Logistics Distribution Planner at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to a growing waste management company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.
  • To coordinate and plan project activities within the team working with other project stakeholders to deliver agreed changes to ways of working
  • To research, identify and implement changes and improvements to the distribution systems and processes.
  • To advise/train and assist other stakeholders in relation to distribution systems and processes
  • To engage with other stakeholders (Vendors and Customers in the main) to promote the benefits of the TMS system
  • To assist with ensuring the optimum integrity of data within TMS and related systems
  • To support Distribution related SPOT 2023 taskforces
  • To coach and mentor team members/colleagues/vendors to ensure they are able to maximise their potential and contribution to the achievement of business targets
  • Extract accurate data from systems and utilise this to build and distribute relevant reporting

What are the requirements?

  • A knowledge of the waste industry - Advantageous
  • An excellent knowledge of distribution and logistics operations
  • Previous experience working with Transport Management Systems (TMS)
  • Financial awareness
  • Strong communication skills
  • Previous supervisory experience - Advantageous
  • An excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A proven track record of problem solving
  • A proven history of persuading/influencing other stakeholders
  • Transport Operations CPC (National and International) – Advantageous

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. . With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please* 


Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.