Location: Crick, Northamptonshire
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + 33 days holiday, pension, discounts
Posted: 9 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics Logistics Logistics
Contact Name: Ian Everett

Transport Controller (Crick)

Job Description

A hugely successful leading supply chain and distribution business has an immediate opening for an exceptional Transport Controller and Administrator with experience in a busy transport office to join the team in Crick, Northamptonshire on a full time permanent basis. Working Mon to Fri from 6am - 2pm, the company will provide full training in a very friendly, hard working environment from where you can develop your career.

You will be responsible for operational tasks to ensure control of all consignments, vehicles and drivers for the UK distribution operation. Additional responsibilities will extend to delivering excellent customer service, account management and client care to the customer base ensuring queries are resolved efficiently and effectively.

The role can be at times fast paced, demanding and pressured but comes with a great deal of variety and an opportunity to juggle changing priorities on a daily basis. You will need to have an excellent understanding of the legal framework regarding drivers' hours and a good geographical knowledge of the UK. General duties will include building strong relationships with drivers and customers, maintaining and updating customers' records, inputting vehicle defects, debriefing driver paperwork, raising proof of delivery and proof of collections, booking agency drivers and handling a high volume of telephone calls and e-mails.

The client is looking for someone with the right positive attitude and professional work ethic who is energetic, enthusiastic and flexible. You will remain calm under pressure, use initiative and take responsibility and operate with great attention to detail. Good problem solving and communication skills are essential.

For immediate consideration please send your CV for immediate consideration!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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