Container Control Administrator

Pentalver Transport is an award winning container logistics company with over 30 years’ experience. We are currently recruiting for Container Control Administrator to join our team in Southampton. As a Container Control Administrator you will be responsible for controlling all container bookings in and out of the depot, ensuring all containers are accounted for correctly.

This is a full-time, permanent position working 40 hours per week. You will work between the hours of 6am : 6pm (9 hours each day with 1 hour lunch break) and your shift will vary depending on the business needs. You will also be required to work Saturdays on a rota basis (between 6am : 12 noon) : usually every 5-6 weeks.

Key responsibilities:

• Booking containers in and out of the container yard, remaining polite and courteous to all customers, colleagues and drivers
• Ensure all release/acceptance information is entered into the system in a timely and accurate manner
• Ensuring all container numbers are correctly recorded both in and out of the system
• Actively seek additional work wherever possible from current customers
• Ability to communicate effectively with the customer base, understand requirements and communicate accurate information on time as required

The ideal candidate will:

• Ideally have container industry experience
• Have experience of working in fast-paced environment
• Have proven administration experience
• Have ability to prioritise and work well under pressure
• Have excellent communication and presentation skills
• Be a strong team player
• Have exceptional attention to detail
• Have strong numerical and analytical skills
• Be proactive, innovative and creative approach to problem solving
• Have a good, working knowledge of PC applications; Microsoft, Excel and Outlook

In return you will receive a competitive salary, 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays and be eligible to join our stakeholder pension scheme. You will work for a company that is leading the container industry with confidence, providing first class service and a great employee experience. For further information on what Pentalver can offer you take a look at our Pentalver Careers section of www.pentalver.jobpigeon

Closing date: 30 September 2017

CVs from agencies will not be accepted. We reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the closing date should a large number of applications be received.


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