Transport Administrator

Posted 25 May by EP Professional

Transport Administrator

We are recruiting for a Transport Administrator in the Stockport area with our well established client.

As a Transport Administrator you will need to have:

  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Previous experience within an admin role
  • IT skills (including MS programmes)
  • Customer focused
  • Experience within the transport sector
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Good knowledge of the Greater Manchester North West area


  • Salary: £20,000 per annum
  • Working Hours: 7am - 7pm
  • Location: Stockport
  • Duration: Permanent

Role of a Transport Administrator:

  • React to vehicle defects and drives absence and cover
  • Communicate with traffic planning team regarding the day's requirements, to understand planned routes, vehicle allocations and driver availability
  • Prepare customer paperwork including known collection paperwork
  • Maintain effective systems to ensure drivers receive the delivery paperwork and correct manifests
  • Commence escalation plan in event of any overnight trunk failures
  • Support company HR processes
  • Answer and deal with other depot phone calls
  • Progress check allocated jobs throughout the day
  • Liaise with warehouse staff regarding pallet discrepancies and other changes to planned routs to amend the plan accordingly

Benefits of working with us as a Transport Administrator:

  • 28 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Loyalty awards
  • Life assurance
  • Employee and customer referral schemes
  • Cycle to work
  • Manchester arena ticker access

If you are interested in the above role please click apply

Required skills

  • Customer Service
  • MS Office
  • Attention to detail
  • Administration
  • Organisation

Application questions

Do you have previous experience within the transport sector?
Are you IT literate with an understanding of MS office?

Reference: 35241032

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