Transport Operations Assistant

  • £22500.00
  • Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Candy Carriers Ltd

Candy Carriers are looking for a Transport Operations Assistant to join our Transport Team based in Sittingbourne. The successful candidate will provide administrative support within the Transport Department.

Candy Carriers is a 24/7 Express Transport business providing delivery services throughout the UK and the World. This vacancy is for a person wishing to work within the transport industry and develop their career in a busy office environment.

The role:

• liaison with customer/supplier via telephone/email

• data entry & planning

• Instructing drivers of duties, document completion, end of day debriefs

• vehicle fleet administration, maintenance & scheduling

• pricing, job creation, consignment processing

• inter departmental communication

• administrative duties

• maintain systems and processes

• maintain company efficiency, productivity and profitability

• maintain transport regulation and H & S procedures

• ability to supervise and maintain discipline

Your Skills:

• administration experienced

• computer literate with Microsoft word, excel and Outlook experience

• excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to build good working relationships.

• ability to think on your feet, prioritise and organise in a logical order.

• be creative, motivated & ambitious

• be proactive with good problem solving skills.

• be flexible adaptable in a changeable environment approach to work with the ability to multi-task.

• give attention to detail

• be decisive, work under pressure, resolve problems

• be assertive but friendly

• Full Driving Licence


47.5 hours , Monday – Friday (There may be work demands requiring flexibility with hours)

Saturday on Rota System

What can we offer you:

• £22500 per annum dependent on experience.

• Training and development opportunities.

• 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays.

• Career training and progression opportunities.

Apply by providing full CV via the apply online button

  • Advertiser: Direct Employer