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Office Operations support - Logistics

  • Location: Rainham
  • Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 days ago

  • Sector: Logistics
  • Contact: Claire French
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 03303 352510
  • Job Ref: SF514820
A successful freight forwarder based near Dagenham is seeking to enlist operations support administrators to join their busy team.

As part of the UK division - the team at Dagenham operate temperature controlled cargo for some of the largest food manufacturers in the world - and as part of a large portfolio of European companies involved in all aspects of the global supply chain.

The emphasis is firmly on growth & expansion for this particular arm of the business - so forward-thinking people with their goals set on progression would be a welcome addition to this ambitious team. This is a progressive, inclusive company that values it’s staff and creates the environment for employees to learn, develop, and contribute to success.

The successful addition will bring a basic understanding of import or export documentation - or some exposure to working a highly document driven role within logistics/ freight/ transport. A general understanding of the freight industry - and any experience of / general knowledge of the relevant paperwork required to move commodities in a timely and accurate fashion is ideal. Strong process driven & high volume administration skills are required for this role. This is a unique opportunity to gain more exposure to customs procedures and processes. 

The successful person will understand the nature of supporting a busy team of experienced operators in processing all relevant documentation - using state of the art software - to ensure practices are thoroughly administered and prepared. You will be an intrinsic part of the overall operation. Speed, accuracy and a strong eye for detail are essential.
This team of 12 enjoy a welcoming and friendly culture - led by supportive and positive Management.

If you have some relevant exposure to logistics administration, freight forwarding, transport or shipping, and you are looking for a new and exciting challenge with an employer who will recognise and reward your contributions, we would like to hear from you!

Get in touch with Claire French at Select Specialist Recruitment for a chat or apply now!