Transport Clerk - Abingdon

Job Title: Transport Clerk - Abingdon
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire, S. E. England, England
Salary: Up to £10.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J6812_1568026190
Contact Name: Carla Ballinger
Contact Email:
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description


Location: Abingdon
Salary: £10.00 per hour
Temp to Perm
Start Date: ASAP
Hours: Mon - Fri, 09:00 - 17:30 (40 hours)

The Role of the Transport Clerk
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Transport Clerk. Our client, a leading transport and logistics company is looking for a person with a previous transport related background to join their team. The role involves communicating with drivers on a daily basis undertaking de briefs and picking up any issues that may arise. Once the position is established further scope to take on payroll and finance related duties will be required so previous experience in this would be advantageous. This role is offered on a temp to perm basis and is a great long term opportunity.

The successful Transport Clerk will be responsible for:

* Booking customer deliveries (to residential properties)
* Conducting customer surveys post delivery
* Occasional booking of retailer returns
* Driver debriefs - running through:
o Accidents
o Returns
o Going through runsheets
o Mileage / fuel
o Ensuring all minor issues are picked up as these can often snowball into bigger issues
* Filing/archiving
* Some checking of clocking in cards
* Latterly to move into some payroll/finance/invoicing

The desired skills of the Transport Clerk

* Transport knowledge/relevant transport related experience
* Attention to detail
* Confident
* MS Office - daily Excel user
* Organised and methodical
* Able to multi task
* Mature approach
* Finance/payroll type background - desirable
* Warehouse/operations understanding - desirable

How to Apply
The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact 0116 2623733 and ask for Carla.

If you have not been contacted regarding your application within 7 days please assume that you have not been successful. We will however retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable.

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