Administrator (Shipping/Logistics)

  • Location
    Romford, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 19000 - £ 21000 / Year
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrator
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-112020-154854

Are you looking to start a career in shipping/logistics, or wish to further develop your skills within this sector? We have an amazing opportunity for an Administrator to join a global transportation company based near to Romford. You will be providing administrative and operational support within the organisation's order processes.



Our client offer excellent opportunities for further training and development, and you are encouraged to join forwarder networks and participate in visits and activities to network with like-minded people in the sector. Furthermore, the company has set career paths and encourage progression as part of their ethos - they truly invest in their people.


Interested? Please read on!



The Import/Export department ensures that all import/export and customs activities and the associated procedures, are carried out in accordance with customer agreements and the agreed policy, at the lowest cost and with the best possible results. You will be providing administrative support to the wider team.


Your duties will include:



  • Providing administrative and operational support on the basis of recorded instructions and/or known agreements.

  • Ensuring correct processing of movements and invoices.

  • (Assisting with) preparation and completion of (work) files with all associated documents required for correct, complete and efficient processing of the files.

  • Performing activities under the supervision of Team Coordinator and/or Forwarder.
    Applying relevant expertise and up-to-date laws and regulations.



The most suitable candidate will have a minimum 0-2 years demonstrable professional experience in a comparable role in administration. Experience in shipping, logistics and transport would be an advantage but is NOT essential.



We are proud to be representing this company and working with them to offer this incredible opportunity, especially during these unprecedented times. If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience, and are ready to propel yourself into a successful and rewarding career within shipping and transportation, please apply today!



* please note, due to the location of this opportunity and limited local public transport to their site, applicants must have their own vehicles* "

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Anna Nolan