Transport Co-ordinator / Clerk

Recruiter
Freight Personnel
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
17000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Title: Transport Coordinator/Clerk
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Stoke on Trent
Position Reports to: The Operations Manager
Salary: GBP17,000 - GBP19,000 Depending on experience
Hours of Work: 9.00am to 7.00pm

Company Overview:
Our client are a leading contender in the logistics and Transport industry. They are an award winning haulage operator offering customers cutting edge solutions to facilitate the efficient distribution of palletised freight across the UK and Europe.

Our Distribution client provide a portfolio of services including:

Dedicated Groupage and Full Load Logistics - Own Fleet
Leading Edge Overnight Express Freight/Palletised Delivery Service
Warehousing and Storage Facilities with a Pick and Pack operation - On Site

Description:
Our client require an additional transport operator clerk to work within our busy general haulage and Pallet network department.

This role would suit someone with experience of working in similar fast paced environments and able to multitask under pressure.

Responsibilities:

* Checking customer deliveries are on time and in full
* Dealing with delivery queries across general haulage and Pallets
* Dealing with online customers with a high rate of inbound calls
* Dealing with multiple network partner messages and completing requests
* Exporting and Manifesting customers freight across various software platforms
* Driver debrief and paperwork collating
* Answering driver phone calls and issuing the load plan

Skills Required: In addition to previous Transport Operations experience which is essential.

* Self motivated, ambitious, reliable and enthusiastic
* An excellent memory and keen eye to detail with the ability to manage multiple tasks with ease
* Able to manage a busy workload efficiently
* Excellent people skills across various peer groups
* It is essential you have previous experience working in similar roles
* Great IT skills and proficient with Microsoft applications
* Have the tenacity to succeed and the ability to grow into the role

If you feel you have the skills we are looking for please apply with your CV today.