Transport Administrator

  • Location
    Maidstone, Kent
  • Salary
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrator
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference

We are working with a well-established, multi-national organisation to recruit a Transport Administrator to join their team on a temp to perm basis.

The company works from a modern open plan office building with a dynamic atmosphere, based in the outskirts of Maidstone with free parking on site. The ideal candidate will have a background in Transport and Logistics and be a confident character that enjoys learning on the job and thrives in a busy, fast paced environment!


  • Salary - £12.00/hour

  • Hours - 0800 - 1700 Monday - Friday

  • Free Parking on site

  • Opportunity to secure a permanent contract


  • Administrative support for the transport team

  • Accurately enter data on system

  • Tracking of deliveries and adding new bookings for the customer service team

  • Using SAP - (previous experience will be advantageous but not essential)

  • Completing import documents and customs system entries

  • Customer contact via emails and telephone to update on shipment arrivals


  • Previous experience working in transport sector or having worked for company that uses hauliers / freight forwarders would be advantageous

  • Understand how transport works - national or international transport

  • Be able to work on own initiative

  • Fast learner and ability to learn new processes and procedures

  • Enjoy a fast paced, challenging environment

  • A lot of on the job training; learning by doing to gain more understanding and knowledge of the role

  • Speaking another language would also be advantageous

Interviews will be arranged immediately so please apply today if you are interested!

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