Operative Administrator

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Adore Recruitment
  • Post Date: September 27, 2019
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Job Overview

Operative Administrator

Location: Basildon

Salary: £21,000 pa

Sector: Shipping

Job Reference: KB864778


Overall Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Operative Administrator to join a very successful shipping company in Basildon.

Working on a very busy key account (European Road Freight), this is a challenging role providing an excellent opportunity for career progression for the right candidate.


Office Hours: Monday – Friday 08.30h – 17.30h – one-hour unpaid lunch.


Key Accountabilities

  • Assist the European Account Manager in the execution of their duties
  • Manage carrier updates
  • Support origins with booking and operational issues and any queries in a timely manner
  • There may be some requirement for out of hours duties


Person Specification

  • Experience of Freight Forwarding export/Imports road freight industry
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Must be able to prioritise and organise own workload
  • Must be a team player
  • Have commercial awareness
  • Must be flexible with their working hours



  • UK Death in Service three times your annual salary after successfully completing six months’ service,
  • After successfully completing one year’s service employees are eligible to join the Private Medical Scheme (application process required).
  • After successfully completing one year’s service company contributions increase for the Group personal Pension Plan.
  • Free carpark with allocated company spaces (based on a first come basis) and an adjacent public highway partly with non-parking restrictions.
  • The Basildon Leisure Centre is close by which has a swimming pool and gym facilities.


Due to the high response received for some vacancies we regret that we are sometimes unable to reply to all applicants. If you have not been contacted within 7 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However, we will keep your details and notify you of any other opportunities.


Please note, you will be asked to provide your eligibility to work in the UK.


For more information on this position please contact Kylie at Adore Recruitment.

Job Detail
  • Offered Salary£20,000 - £30,000
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