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Full Time Permanent 30 hrs Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 3.00pm £9.24 per hour

Office Clerk - Gateshead - Permanent

Key Roles / Responsibilities

  • To assist in the day to day running of the transport office under the supervision of the transport office supervisor
  • Dealing with general customer enquiries via phone and email
  • Entering proof of delivery and other data on to computer systems
  • Assisting with the debrief of drivers at the end of their shift
  • Responsible for maintaining and complying with health and safety standards thereby minimising the risk to themselves and other persons
  • Carry out any other reasonable requests as required by management
  • Read and comply with instructions and directions as communicated via depot signs, notice boards and memorandums

Qualifications / education required:

Essential:

  • Educated to GCSE level Grade C or above in Maths and English

Experience required:

Essential:


Particular aptitude / skills required:

Essential:

The successful applicant will be self-motivated, Able to work with minimal supervision, Be a team player and customer focused, Computer literacy is needed for this role

Desirable:

Office based experience preferable but not essential as training will be given

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role please submit your CV and cover letter stating clearly which job you are applying for to hr@countrywide-freight.co.uk . Further details of the role will be provided upon application.

Our Services

We are committed to providing our customers with a comprehensive range of collection and delivery services.

We strive to add value wherever possible and provide customers with tailor made solutions. We carry anything from a Jiffy bag up to a full load, transport pallets, parcels and drums.

Request a Quotation

Receiving a quotation for your freight consignment doesn't have to be hard work with our online quotation form.

Simply fill out our simple online quote form, press the submit button and it's done. One of our dedicated customer service team will call you back, just as soon as we have got you the best possible price and delivery service.

About Countrywide Freight

Our timely collection and delivery of parcels and pallets is achieved through our fleet of vehicles operating throughout the UK and Ireland

Our valued customers include the automotive, pharmaceutical, electronic technology, retail and cosmetics industries.