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Transport Administrator

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West Thurrock, Essex

Red Recruit

Our client, experts in import and export solutions, are currently looking for a Transport Administrator for their team located in West Thurrock.


As the Transport Administrator, you will be an essential part of the European Road Freight department. You will be booking instructions from customers and suppliers, and booking transport for orders and then sending out job conformations.

The successful candidate will have experience in a Freight Forwarding environment or an understanding of Freight processes, along with commercial awareness and good project management skills.

We are keen to speak with candidates who ideally have knowledge of CHIEF (CDS), CNS, Destin8 and CFSP, and a good understanding of Tariff Codes and how to use them correctly.


Transport Administrator Duties:

Liaising with clients and hauliers regularlyReceive and check orders from customersChecking deliveries – make sure deliveries are made at agreed date/time by e-mailing sub-contractorsLoading checks – emailing sub-contractors to obtain vehicle details and ensure collections are on scheduleEnter important information onto specialised customs software and ensure all files are accurate and kept up to dateDealing with invoices

Experience of the Transport Administrator:

Excellent planning and organisational skillsAble to deal with customers on a professional mannerUnderstanding of the law, legal codes, and regulations relating to customs clearancesExcellent oral and written communication skills with attention to detail

Contact us today.

01376 503567

If this Transport Administrator is something you would like to know more about or you know of anyone that fits the bill, either forward this advert to them, send us their details or get in contact with us and we will do the rest. You can recommend as many people as you like via our website and earn a referral fee per candidate we place*. This is an unlimited offer.

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