Transport Administrator


Job Details


UK Leicester Ibstock Brick - 12168

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

30/11/2020 12:00

Role Overview

Due to recent contract growth, we are recruiting for a Transport Administrator to join one of our Ibstock Brick depots in Leicester.

Who are we?

Wincanton is a leading third party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. With over 17,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400 strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do and our mission is “to make our customers business’s better, every day.”

How will you contribute?

  • Health and Safety
  • Primary interface between Transport Supervisor and our customer
  • Daily communication with customers, suppliers and employees
  • Management of the customer experience from order to invoice
  • Maintenance of the haulage availability mechanism
  • Agreeing  delivery timescales with the customer
  • Proactive communication of delivery issues to our customer
  • Provision of ETA’s and resolution of live delivery issues
  • Processing and management of additional haulage charges from customer agreement to payment recovery
  • Updating customer sales ordering system
  • POD requests
  • KPI reporting

What will you bring?

  • A good standard of education and a strong work ethic coupled with the ability to operate effectively within a team environment.
  • Good commercial awareness and a commitment to providing customers with the highest standards of service.
  • A proven track record in a logistics background.
  • Experience of supervising / managing a team of drivers
  • Have the ability to work to strict deadlines and targets.
  • Have the ability to demonstrate good interpersonal and people management skills.

What do we offer?

We really value our people and offer a friendly, safety first working environment and a competitive salary along with other benefits including; company pension scheme, 25 days hols + bank hols with the option to buy more, home working, share incentive plan, cycle to work scheme ,employee benefits online discount platform, onsite parking, onsite canteen + much more.

Our people are at the core of our business and what makes Wincanton great. That’s why we also provide significant opportunities for career development and progression, as well as training enrichment and multi-skilling, in a dynamic working environment.

Apply Now!

Please apply by following the links and uploading your CV. We are a fast-moving organisation so we may not always wait until the closing date to review applications. As a result you should submit your CV as soon as possible!

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