Traffic Administrator

  • Job Reference: 00000593-1
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Grapevine
  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £23,500 to £25,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Rob Wells
  • Email: rob@grapevinerecruitment.com

Job Description

Our client are currently recruiting for a Transport Administrator to join a rapidly growing Operations team based in Peterborough. They are looking for 2 experienced Transport Administrators to join their growing team on a permanent basis. You will be working 12 hour days/night shifts 4 days on and 4 days off. Please read on to find out more and only apply if you have the relevant experience.

The Role:
- Responsible for managing up to 30 drivers.
- Briefing and de-briefing drivers.
- Ensuring that routes are planned in an efficient, cost-effective manner.
- Reporting to the Planning Manager.
- Dealing with internal and external clients.
- Liaising with customers on a daily basis.
- Working in conjunction with the operations and warehouse team.

The Ideal Candidate:
- Experience as Transport Clerk/Administrator
- Has worked within general haulage or in-house logistics.
- Understands driver's hours and current road haulage legislation.
- Polite telephone manner and good customer service skills.
- Good geographical knowledge of the UK.
- Has a positive, can-do attitude along with flexibility

Overview:
- Salary dependant on experience
- Immediate start
- 4 days on and 4 days off 6pm-6am - 12-hour shift

This is a great opportunity for anyone who is looking to progress his or her career as a Transport Operator.

Expected start date: ASAP

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £23,500.00-£25,000.00 per year