Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator

Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator

Job Title: Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Up to £18500.00 per annum + onsite parking, holiday
Reference: BBBH20221_1525782771
Contact Name: Dynamite Recruitment
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Job Published: May 08, 2018 13:32

Job Description

Shipping Clerk / Transport Administrator

Salary: Starting salary of £18500

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

Duration : This is a temporary position which will start Immediately and require someone to support the business until September 2018

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 a busy our client is looking to recruit a Shipping Administrator to join the business on a temporary ongoing

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 pressurised 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 Business in relation to this vacancy.