If you are looking to be a Transport planner then you will have some experience of planning routes and deliveries on a high volume basis. You will be methodical in your work and pay great attention to detail. You will need to be able to plan with precision detail.
In this role you will have to work in conjunction with the drivers, the other members of the team and the customers to ensure that all areas are linked and work in connection with the schedules that you set.
If you have found a role in which you want to apply for, please see the below covering letter example which you can use as a guide. Don’t forget to amend this letter example as suitable before using it for your job applications. It always good to write your covering letter unique without copying from somewhere else.
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Transport Planner Cover Letter Example
222 Every Road, Any Town, AA1 1BB
Mrs Jane Smith
Application for the role of Transport Planner
I would like to apply for the role of Transport Planner which I have seen advertised in (which publication/online, when) and I would like to apply.
I have been working on planning routes and schedules of a smaller scale for many years within the UK for deliveries of varying sizes.
I now feel that I am ready for a fresh challenge and would be very interested to put my skills and experience to good use in planning international routes, schedules and deliveries.
I pay great attention to detail in my work, I am a very methodical worker which is why a planning role is a perfect career choice for me.
I have developed my communication skills whilst liaising with drivers, customers and colleagues and feel that this is very important when ensuring that the transport section runs smoothly through the accurate planning that I have done.
I have enclosed my CV for your consideration, please do not hesitate to let me know if you would like any further information related to my skills and experience.
Thank you for taking the time to read my application and I look forward to hearing from you.