Location: Foston, Derbyshire
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + plus company benefits
Posted: 10 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

Transport Despatch Clerk (Derbyshire)

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Transport Despatch Clerk to join a leading UK warehouse and distribution business in the Derbyshire area on a full time, permanent basis. This is an exciting time to join the company which is experiencing significant growth. Key for the client in consolidating their position in the market is to find the right talent that will support and shape their plans for further expansion and development.

You will be responsible for the supervision of the efficient day to day running of the transport operation ensuring the briefing and de-briefing occurs daily. You will ensure that the nominated driver cohort remains compliant to working time directive and road transport working time directive.

To be successful you will need to show the right attitude, work with a sense of urgency and accuracy and be passionate about delivering an exceptional customer service (you will naturally work to high professional standards) There will also be a strong administrative support function to the transport team, so exceptional organisational skills will be required in addition to debriefing, pre-briefing and query resolution.

The role would suit a flexible, hands-on individual who has similar experience within the logistics sector who is used to working under pressure, to targets/KPI's with critical deadlines. You will naturally enjoy taking responsibility for any continuous improvement initiatives that you identify as having a positive impact on the department.

Salary is up to £20k plus company benefits.

Working hours for this role is Monday to Friday 6am to 2pm and 2pm to 10pm.

There is genuine scope for progression within this company.

My client is looking to move quickly with the recruitment of this opportunity so send your CV without delay!


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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