Ragged Edge Consulting Ltd - The Edge in Commercial Business Consulting and Specialist Recruitment


Ref : 1907
Based in : STALLINGBOROUGH / Yorkshire & Humber
Salary : 17000
Status : Permanent
Description :

Our client is a local professional logistics services provider offering solutions which include groupage, multi-drop deliveries, distribution, warehousing and handling.

Operating from strategically located facility in North-East Lincolnshire which includes over 40,000sqft secure CCTV controlled warehousing, our client is part of the ‘Palletforce’ network offering dedicated pallet distribution throughout the UK and Europe, with a high-class fleet of vehicles fitted with the latest telematics tracking system.

A progressive company committed to customer satisfaction, they are now seeking to recruit an Operations Assistant to join their pallet network operations team. 



To offer support in a busy pallet network operations team.  Directly supporting operational personnel to ensure all existing and new customers are successfully implemented to the full satisfaction of the customer and that their logistics expectations are continually met.



Managing customer and network KPI reports

Ensure that all deliveries and collection requirements are met

Supporting other members of the team by dealing with problems / issues which arrive from drivers or customers

Monitoring time sensitive deliveries

Scanning and entry of network POD’s

Entering job bookings

Ensuring trailer departures from Client Site for the central hub are on time and cargo is not left in the warehouse

Covering the routing of vehicles when required

Supporting other departments

Ensuring that Health & Safety is being complied with

Any other duties as may reasonably be requested by Senior Management



A good standard of education with a minimum GCSE grade C or above in Mathematics and English



Strong and concise communication skills, both written and verbal

Strong grammatical and numerical skills

Fully competent in the use of IT systems



Previous experience of the transport and logistics environment

A working knowledge of ‘Road Runner’ and online Palletforce ‘Alliance’ systems would be advantageous although full training will be given



Customer focused with a positive ‘can do’ attitude

Able to handle and prioritise multiple tasks in a fast-moving operational environment

Ability to take direction as well as effective personal time management skills 

Good interpersonal skills 

Common sense approach to business 

Benefits :

Monday to Friday 0900-1830

Saturday am on rota basis