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Due to our continued growth at B&M Retail we currently have an exciting opportunity for a permanent Transport Clerk to join our Transport Department, at our Distribution Centre in Bedford, working the following shift pattern:

Four on four off- (6pm-6am)

The purpose of this role is to ensure that all transport related administration is completed as per the requirements of our transport operation.


· Ensuring that all transport related tasks are complete including all administration, customer contact, dealing with driver related issues & problem solving.

· Creating and maintaining an accurate records system and ensure that all queries are dealt with. 

· Assisting in the compilation of weekly transport statistics & reports.

· Ensuring that all staff are debriefed in conjunction with the debrief system and that all paperwork is accurately completed and signed. 

· Handling day to day queries from drivers, customers and other internal departments.

· Liaising with stores to keep them up to date with any delivery problems. 

· Carrying out 'Front of house' duties in issuing paperwork, keys etc.

· Assisting the department in taking all drivers phone queries, and logging all calls.

· Willing to undertake any other duties in relation to the Transport Department as reasonably required.

Essential Requirements

Excellent administration skills including:

· Literacy & Numerical skills

· Excellent communication & customer service skills

· Good computer MS Office knowledge

· Excellent organisation skills

· Confident telephone manner with a diplomatic approach

· Proven experience working as part of a team as well as on own initiative.

· Ability to work under pressure

· Previous experience within the transport industry is desirable

· Have a good working knowledge of Transport Legislation

· Knowledge of WTD in regards to Drivers Hours Regulations & tachograph compliance.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the fastest growing retailer in the UK. So why not apply TODAY!

We regret that due to volume, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you do not hear from us we wish you the best of luck in the future. Please apply and upload your CV. No paper applications will be considered.