Transport Administrator (PT/TA)

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Location:Southampton
Job Type:Contract/Temp

Transport Administrator

Location: Southampton, SO15 1DA

Salary: Competitive

Contract Type: 12 months Fixed term contract

About the Company:

Pentalver Transport is an award-winning container logistics company. We are currently recruiting for a Transport Administrator to join our Transport department in Southampton for a 12-month fixed term contract. As a Transport Administrator you will be responsible for providing administrative support to Transport Manager and Transport Planners.

Transport Administrator Responsibilities:

  • To assist Transport Planners at an operational level.
  • To provide quotes to customers, using mileage calculators and rating tariffs.
  • To communicate effectively with the customer base, understand requirements in order to convey accurate information on time as required
  • To provide daily call overs to all customers to ensure all jobs are captured.
  • To update systems accurately and utilise its functionality.

Transport Administrator Requirements:

  • Proven administration experience
  • TOPS experience (Essential)
  • Ability to prioritise and work under pressure
  • Strong team player
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Numerical and analytical skills
  • Proactive, innovative and creative approach to problem solving
  • Good, working knowledge of PC applications; Microsoft, Excel and Outlook

Transport Administrator Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days of annual leave (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Regular training
  • Free parking on site

If you think that you are suitable for this Transport Administrator role, please apply now!

Please be advised that successful appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.