Traffic Clerk

  • Location
    Morecambe, Lancashire
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Transport & Logistics
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Transport and Logistics
  • External Reference

Adecco Recruitment are currently recruiting for on behalf of our client, a Traffic Clerk to work for a successful and growing transport company in the Morecambe area.

Permanent- Happy to consider full time and part time hours

Salary dependent on experience

Must have:

� An understanding of logistics and traffic regulations.

� A proficient level of IT skills and a working knowledge of traffic management systems.

Traffic Clerk

Our client operates in a highly regulated international road transport environment. From vehicle management, health and safety to compliance with national and international road traffic regulations, it is paramount that all employees understand their role and the company expectations placed upon them.

The principal goal is to provide a first-class delivery service to premium furniture manufacturers and their customers. Treat all equipment and furniture with respect; your actions reflect on our business.

Qualifications and Experience

� An understanding of logistics and traffic regulations.

� A proficient level of IT skills and a working knowledge of traffic management systems.

� Punctual, polite, and presentable at all times.

� Able to communicate effectively with staff and customers.


Expertise / professionalism: Really knowing your stuff. Applying your unrivalled knowledge in a practical way, unselfishly sharing information with others.

Execution: Making things happen. Connecting the dots and seeing what needs to be done, and the best way to do it. Proactively driving and delivering results, and continually helping to achieve targets.

External Focus: Tuning in to what's going on, and not just in your own role. Understanding how the wider business works and helping to improve processes at all times.


SMART: S - specific, M - measurable, A - achievable, R - realistic and relevant, T - time-based

� All weekly loads planned in a timely manner.

� All furniture accounted for and all bookings confirmed.

� Notes maintained (on TMS and hard copy).

� Discrepancies closed out with clear communication to all relevant parties (the customer, Traffic Manager, Warehouse Manager and other traffic clerks).

� PODs checked and invoicing complete.

� Punctual, polite and professional.

Role includes but not limited to:

  • Booking in deliveries and resolving customer queries via telephone and email

  • Manual data entry into our digital bookings system

  • Producing relevant despatch paperwork and manifests to tie in with planned deliveries

  • Liaising with regular suppliers to provide status updates on orders

Key Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

  • Previous experience working in a similar role

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Good IT Skills

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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