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Network Planning Manager


Job Details


J2D Coventry

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Generous salary and bonus package

Closing Date

16/04/2021 11:00

Role Profile

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join us here at ScS, one of the UK’s leading sofa, carpet specialists.  For over 100 years ScS have been providing customers with an excellent customer experience, selling beautiful products with outstanding value, quality and choice.

With around 1,700 team members contributing to the success of our company, ScS is a diverse and vibrant place to work. We understand that our people are key to creating a thriving business. We are recognised as ‘Excellent’ by Trustpilot, and are the only furniture and flooring retailer with over 230,000 Trustpilot reviews from our customers!

We are looking for a Network Planning Manager to join our team at our Coventry Distribution Centre. Working as part of a key role within the logistics network, you will need to work closely with all of our Distribution locations as well as our Contact Centre team.

Your role

You should be able to:

  • Use various planning systems in order to plan daily schedules, this will include using Paragon routing software;
  • Manage and control customer orders and available customer offerings to ensure key operational targets are adhered to;
  • Create accurate daily management reports;
  • Develop and implement KPI information for ongoing monitoring of the operations transport solution;
  • Conduct model scenarios for UK wide transport networks to identify operational improvements and new opportunities;
  • Continually review working practices and improve in conjunction with the distribution director and Regional Management
  • Review Distribution Centre performance against plan to improve SLA and financial performance 
  • Live by our company ‘RIGHT’ values (Responsive, Inclusive, Get it Right, Hard Working, Trusted)

Your qualities

You will have experience in a Transport & Planning environment; you will be hard working and have strong communication skills. With previous experience of computerised planning and scheduling systems you’ll have a thorough awareness of transport industry legislation. Whilst these qualities are important, finding the right person is our only goal, so if you think you have what we are looking for; we’d love to hear from you.

Your benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Company Car/Car Allowance
  • Company Bonus
  • Generous Staff Discounts on our beautiful Sofa, Carpets & Furniture range
  • Terrific discounts from major High Street retailers and holiday companies, gym membership discounts and much more.
  • Employee Assistance Programme(EAP)
  • Long service annual leave benefits
  • Share incentive plan (S.I.P)
  • Career Progression
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance

 Apply today… you’ll be in good company!



Your place in our world

Senior Distribution Centre Manager
Network Planning Manager