Vehicle Planner

Job reference: 000537

Location: Kettering

Closing date: Not specified

Employment type: Fixed Term Contract

Department: Lubricants

Hours per week: 37.5

Our Lubricants division at Certas Energy are looking for a Vehicle Planner to join our Kettering depot on a 12 month fixed term contact.

By demonstrating strong communication, organisation and administration skills, you will  play a vital role in the logistics operation of our Lubricants division. In this role you will be responsible for planning delivery routes for 10 vehicles while optimising freight costs, ensuring routing is in line with targets and driver hours regulations, liaising effectively with customers, external suppliers and internal colleagues, and carrying out administration tasks vital to the logistics operation.


As a Vehicle Planner, you’ll have access to:

  • £25,000 per annum
  • Pension scheme
  • Ride to work scheme
  • Brand discounts through Certas group scheme
  • Buy and sell holiday scheme

We’re looking for:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, such as routing or transport planning,
  • Strong administration skills
  • Customer focus and a high standard of communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve and prioritise
  • Attention to detail

Company Information:
We employ 2,500 colleagues based across our depots around the UK from the highlands of Scotland to the Channel Islands. We recruit sales people to sell our fuel, oils and lubricants as well as drivers to deliver the products to our customers who may be individual home owners, farmers, small or large businesses! Also essential to our business are our management teams and colleagues within, Marketing, HR, Finance, IT, Health and Safety and Legal. In addition, we have a dedicated team of service engineers who work within Team Energy. Key to our success are our people and our learning and development team ensure we can nurture our talent and support colleagues with their aspirations and growth through programmes such as Inspire, our WOW training courses and apprenticeships.

It’s also worth noting we are part of the wider DCC PLC group which is a FTSE 100 company. Being part of the group gives our colleagues opportunities to work alongside other businesses to share best practice and develop into roles across the businesses in the group


The closing date for this job has now passed.