Transport Administrator

Transport Administrator

Job Title: Transport Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £18000 - £19500 per annum
Reference: BBBH35471_1505815880
Contact Name: Dynamite Recruitment
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Job Published: September 19, 2017 11:11

Job Description

Transport Administrator

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £19500 per annum

Hours of work: You will need to be flexible to work 12 hour days between 6.30am and 18.30pm on the following days Monday/Thursday/Friday and Saturday OR Wednesday to Saturday

Dynamite recruitment is currently working in partnership with a very well established logistics business based in Portsmouth

Due to a busy period our client now requires a Transport Administrator to join their already successful team with immediate effect

This is a permanent position

As a transport administrator you will be responsible for the following tasks

  • Assist within a busy transport office with the co-ordination of deliveries
  • Support with dispatching of drivers across the country , planning routes and scheduling work to be complete
  • Ensuring that the Transport drivers have the required paperwork for their deliveries
  • Track all deliveries from the depot to the customers required location to ensure that the goods have been received
  • Briefing drivers with requests for work to be completed and to ensure that deadlines are met
  • Providing support to drivers where issues may arrive IE Breakdowns ect
  • Completion of reports , timesheets , and KPI's for customers
  • Updating customers where issues may arise to manage expectations
  • Liaising with third parties to manage the smooth transportation of goods IE , drivers ,sub-contractors, customers internal departments

The ideal candidate

  • Good communication skills
  • Good customer service skills and experience
  • Good attention to detail and administration skills
  • Will be well organized
  • Will be available to start Immediately ideally
  • Previous Transport / logistics experience would be advantageous although not essential

Immediate start required therefore urgent applications are required

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