Transport Clerk

Job Title: Transport Clerk
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Reading
Salary: £9.96 - £13.45 per hour
Start Date: 2019-02-13 00:00:00
Reference: 100100057
Contact Name: Niamh Kelly
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2019 10:05

Job Description

1 year Maternity Cover
Pay - £9.96 then £13.45 after 3 months
Immediate start
We are currently seeking to recruit a Transport Clerk to join our major transport logistics client in the Thatcham area. Working in a busy area, this role demands a sound knowledge of Operational Transport Logistics, a good telephone manner, the ability to work effectively within strict time constraints in a demanding environment, a considered and proactive approach to providing quality customer services.

Shift: 2PM to 10PM.

Duties and responsibilities:
" Maintaining excellent communications with customers in order to provide excellence in customer service.
" Complete ERTS Logos and planning next day activity.
" Allocating Driver resource against finalised plan.
" Maintaining road worthiness of fleet by actioning defects promptly.
" Load issuing to drivers (both internal and external)
" Liaising with drivers and operational departments
" Record WTD hours.
" Report on Health & Safety Statistics and issues.
" Tachograph compliance
" Service/MOT planning
" Competent in transport regulations
Contract type
Maternity Cover, 1 year contract, Full time.
Skills and Qualifications:
" Minimum of 1 year of administrative experience
" Fluent English
" Excellent written and oral communication skills, both in person, over telephone and email
" Very well organised with excellent attention to detail and a high level of accuracy Good computer skills (Word, Excel, Power Point)
" Multi-tasking ability and the ability to meet required deadlines Ability to work under pressure
" Desirable : Experience assisting in transport management areas with additional clerical support responsibilities will be considered as an advantage
Please apply today!