Contract Type: perm
Job Type: fulltime
Logistics & Transportation,Administration & Secretarial
Posted 1 minute ago
Job Title: Transport Administrator
Our client has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic, highly organised individual to join their long-established manufacturing business.
Day to Day Responsibilities
- Create effective daily transport plan, in the most cost effective and efficient way possible
- Collaborate with team members to develop effective strategies and fool-proof plans
- Communicate with stakeholders to provide updates and gather feedback
- Communicate with production and works personnel to ensure that material to be processed is scheduled to meet the Loading requirements
- General transport admin duties i.e. running delivery notes / preparing load sheets / picking tickets / scanning POD’s into the system etc.
- Maintain delivery promises made by the transport department and communicate with sales when a delivery cannot be met
As a person you will need the following qualities & experience:
Skills and Experience:
The successful applicant will have a proven track-record in a similar role, will be highly motivated and will be able to demonstrate the following:
- Strong geographical knowledge of the UK
- Previous experience in planning or a related field is preferred
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills for collaborating with team members, suppliers, drivers, and other departments across the business
- A good level of attention to detail, this role will include checking correct batches have been labelled accordingly
- Able to work well with others and use their own initiative to solve problems
Office Workforce are responsible for thousands of temporary, temp-to-perm and permanent vacancies across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Our team offer a unique service tailored to match your precise needs, and can assist you with the following job categories; Clerical and Administration, Call Centre, Customer Services, Sales and Business Development, Secretarial and PA, Professional and Management. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.