Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator

Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator

Job Title: Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £18500 - £21500 per annum + onsite parking, holiday
Reference: BBBH20221_1502093957
Contact Name: Dynamite Recruitment
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Job Published: August 07, 2017 09:19

Job Description

Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator

Salary: Starting salary of £18500 which will increase to £21500 within 3 -6 months Thereafter you will have an opportunity for this to rise yearly up to £240000

Hours of work: You will be required to work 12 hour shifts between 06:30am - 19:00pm Monday to Friday. You will not work every weekend and if scheduled a Saturday, you will finish at noon but paid for a full day.

The shift rota is planned 2 days on then 2 days off.

Holiday: 28 days, free car parking and additional benefits

Start date: Immediate start

Dynamite Recruitment is proud to be working in partnership with one of the most successful freight businesses based on Portsmouth. Our client ship a wide variety of goods from the UK across to the Channel Islands on behalf of some extremely well known businesses and due to maternity our client is looking to recruit a Shipping Administrator to join the business on a permanent basis

As part of the Shipping team you will be responsible for supporting the business with the shipment of hazardous and non-hazardous goods

Key duties will include

  • Working within a team supporting the business with the administration for the shipment of goods
  • Receiving delivery notes from a transport team which will then be uploaded accurately onto the company in house system
  • Producing shipping manifests and shipping documentation- weights, dimensions, quantity ect
  • Scanning and filing and overall management of POD's
  • Checking of deliveries , and documentation
  • Declaring hazardous goods to customs and completing paperwork
  • Customer services
  • Liaising with third parties both internally and externally where required

To apply for this position you will

  • Be looking to start work with immediate effect
  • Will be flexible to work a shift rota of 12 hour days - 2 days on and 2 days off
  • Will have excellent administrative skills - good attention to detail
  • Will have good attention to detail
  • Will have good customer service skills
  • Have the ability to work within a pressurized environment to meet SLA's and targets daily
  • Will have flexibility to work overtime throughout busy periods

To be considered please submit your CV Immediately

Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.