Logistics Administrator Job at GBA Services – in Preston
LOCATION Hesketh Bank, Preston
SHIFTS Monday-Friday, 39 hours per week
Are you somebody that enjoys a challenge and thrives in finding solution’s? Are you a glass half full person where excellent customer service just comes naturally to you? Do you have a background in Logistics? If so, we’d love to hear from you.
GBA Services is a family business, providing logistic solutions for our customers whether that be by road, sea or air. We are currently located in 18 sites throughout the UK and Europe, and we are looking for a Logistics Administrator to join our Operations team to-
Help ensure all deliveries are made within the correct time.
Ensure each load is monitored and updates are sent to the customers.
To assist with customer/ driver queries in a helpful, timely and professional manner
Work within a small team providing smooth handovers to and from other team members.
To support the depot with administrative duties
To ensure all job bookings are handled efficiently through the use of GBA’s internal systems.
At GBA we pride ourselves on the service we deliver to our internal and external customers, so it is important you have a positive and polite manner along with excellent customer service and communication skills.
Drivers make up a large percentage of our workforce, therefore it is essential you communicate with them effectively and provide clear and concise instructions.
Communication is key and it is important account managers are informed of any delays or problems with any jobs.
This is an exciting and challenging role and you will need to be able to multitask, prioritise your own workload and communicate in a professional way. We use a range of Microsoft products throughout the business, so a good working knowledge is definitely an advantage.
Culture fit is vital to this role and we are looking for people who share our values, so having a background in Logistics is desirable. In a recent employee engagement survey, when asked “what is it like at GBA” the top three responses were “Challenging”, “Fun” and “Friendly”. If this sounds like you then please get in touch.
Closing date for applications- 07/05/2021
We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable candidates.
Long term career with a stable market leader
Holiday loyalty scheme
Company Health Care Scheme
Company Sick Pay
Company profile –
GBA Services was established in 1987 and specialises in providing logistics solutions for our customers around the world via road, air and ocean. We provide a range of services including Time Critical, High Security and Refrigerated. Our Enterprising value encourages us to explore opportunities and react quickly. We have recently branched out into providing logistics solutions to the Retail sector and the Aviation sector with the launch of our new division GBA Skyways.
Our Family values are very important to us and at the heart of our company and as we have grown, we have made sure that these remain in our core.
About the Company
Company: GBA Services –
Company Location: Preston