Sample Transportation Planner Cover Letter

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William Barber
4029 Commerce Boulevard
Beatrice, NE 68310

Jul 29, 2010

Mr. Tracey Tripp
Dr Pepper Snapple Group
3948 Gerald L. Bates Drive
Brighton, MA 2135

Dear Mr. Tripp,

I am submitting the attached documents in order to apply for the position of Transportation Planner at your company. My past experience working in shipping, logistics and related positions will make me a valuable asset to this company. Whether it concerns scheduling transport or locating misplaced shipments I can deal with the stresses and challenges presented by the position of transportation planner at Dr Pepper Snapple Group.

The following short summary of my skills and experience which can be found in further detail by reading my attached resume:

•I have successfully coordinated the shipping/receiving department at Royce Too LLC to maintain a working relationship with Operations, Customer Service, drivers, and support shift with truck and rail schedules to implement JIT inventory plans for both the company and their customers.

•I am able to use my market knowledge to assess customer needs and available capacity.
•I understand the value that attending marketing strategy meetings conducted for designating geographic regions.
•I was responsible for preparing the daily Transport Driver shipping schedule.
•I am effective in managing trailer assets.

I know that a Transportation Planner needs excellent personal relationship communication skills as well as forecasting and organizational skills. For this reason, I know that my background and experience would make me a qualified candidate for the Transportation Planner position at Dr Pepper Snapple Group.

I would appreciate the opportunity to discuss my application with you at your convenience. Please phone me (111)-432-3558 or email me [email] to arrange a meeting.



William Barber

Encl: Resume

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