Transport & Exports Administrator — Leeds

We are seeking a Transport Administrator to work alongside the Transport Team to provide day to day support for the Transport Operation and ensuring that we provide our internal and external customers with a first-class service.

Harrison Spinks is a fifth-generation family bedmaker, handcrafting premium luxury mattresses since 1840 and is one of Great Britain most established, innovative and sustainable bed manufacturers.

All our mattresses are 100% foam, glue, and FR chemical treatment free and fully recyclable – better for a healthy sleep and kinder to the planet.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 4pm

Benefits include:

  • Development & Training
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Incremental holiday allowance based on service
  • Colleague discount
  • Life Assurance
  • Company events
  • Free parking

Reporting into the Transport & Warehouse Manager the Transport Administrator will support with booking deliveries through both telephone and email and arrange export deliveries into EU & USA whilst liaising with freight companies.

Other Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service dealing with day-to-day queries from our customers
  • General admin: Filing of transport documents /staff files/time sheets
  • Completing export documentation
  • Collating driver packs ensuring paperwork and manifests are correct

Skills & Experience:

As a Transport Administrator, you will have excellent communication skills both written and verbally whilst possessing knowledge and experience within export of goods – Preferably into EU and USA.

With the ability to work well under pressure, you will be able to multi-task and work to deadlines whilst prioritising workload to deliver expectations and tasks.

As a key team player, you will have an enthusiastic and flexible approach to react on a day-to-day basis for requests.

Essential attributes:

• Hungry - a manageable and sustainable commitment in doing a job well and going above and beyond when it is truly required.

• Smart - asks good questions, listens to what others are saying and stays engaged in conversations intently.

• Humility - shares credit, emphasises team over self, and defines success collectively rather than individually

Send your CV and covering letter stating why you are interested in this role and outline the expertise you could offer if you were successful with your application to: talent@harrisonspinks.co.uk

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