Transport Administrator

Location: Oldham,Greater Manchester
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: £8.00 - 8.50 per hour

Role: Transport Administrator

Pay Rate: £8.50 per hour

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Contract: Temporary to Permanent position

Location: Oldham

The Role:

My client who is a leading distributor of household names requires an experienced Transport Administrator to join their team due to continued growth.

  • Booking-in of customer deliveries.
  • Working closely with the existing planning team to ensure that deliveries can be planned cost effectively whilst maintaining high service levels.
  • Update and maintain multiple KPI (Key Performance Indicator) reports on a daily basis to ensure accuracy and availability of information for the Transport Manager.
  • Liaise with the main administration department to ensure that good communication is maintained at all times and that queries are dealt with as quickly and efficiently as possible.
  • Day to Day support for the planning team particularly during peak periods including receipt of delivery information and processing of this data onto the in-house systems.
  • Providing administrative support for the Transport Manager.


The Candidate:

You will have the following skills, experiences and attributes…

  • Excellent organisation and communication skills.
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of expertise in a busy and demanding environment.
  • A flexible and adaptable approach to working in order to meet the requirements of the business, particularly at peak periods during the year.
  • Computer literate with a good understanding of MS Office applications.
  • Able to work well as part of a team in a busy office environment.
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and manage their own time effectively.
  • Knowledge of warehousing or transport software systems would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be given.

Key Words: Logistics Administrator, POD Clerk, Despatch Clerk, Transport Administrator

Contact: Jenny Rigby (
Posted on website: 17/01/2018

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