Transport Assistants (Night + Day shifts available)

One of the leading global FMCG company are looking to develop their company further by hiring x2 experienced Transport Assistants to work along side the sites Transport Manager.

Shifts: 4 on 4 off (either day shift or night shift 12 hours)

Job Overview:

As a Transport Assistant, you will be assisting your manager by ensuring the operation of the Transport Office runs smoothly. You will be compiling and maintaining documentation and managing the informationprovided. Liaising and ensuring the drivers depart on time as well as processing vital information, issuing journey details and booking staff on and off shift, this is a role as challenging as it is demanding however very rewarding and plenty of room for progression.

Responsibilities include:

* Brief and debrief the drivers on both departure and return from each journey
* To effectively communicate via telephone with customers and Depots, ensuring incoming calls are answered and dealt with promptly
* To assist the management team in providing a professional service
* To work well within the transport team function to ensure deadlines are met
* Generate driver journey sheets from in-house computer systems and issue to drivers
* Produce Reports, such as missing volume, debrief status and unconfirmed orders
* Collate weekly information for Transport auditing purposes

Candidate Profile:

* Excellent communication skills
* Well organised
* Being able to multi-task and prioritse
* You will have strong PC skills
* Knowledge of transport hours and regulations

What else can they offer you?

* Competitive rates of pay
* Childcare voucher scheme
* Health Scheme – Cash Plan
* Excellent career development opportunities
* Contributory Pension Scheme
* Service Related Holidays and Long Service Awards


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency

Benefits: Childcare Vouchers, Discounts, Health Sc


Finance Business Partner

Finance Business Partner Support Services

About Us

The main responsibilities are to act as Finance Business Partner for senior stakeholders in HR, General Counsel, Strategy & Regulation and Finance, as well as providing the commentary and insight for total General & Support costs and budgets.

It is our vision to provide a world class business partnering service to our stakeholders. This will include:
* Developing a deep understanding of the business areas partnered and to act as a trusted advisor
* Providing insight to drive performance and to challenge with credibility
* Facilitating collaboration between different business areas and teams to deliver continuous improvement
* To actively seek opportunities to seize the commercial initiative and support delivery

Key Accountabilities
* Act as Business Partner to specific operational teams or support functions (i.e. HR, Finance, Commercial) within the business and work collaboratively across the companies.
* Own support areas P&Ls ensure accurate month end reporting of actual results with quality explanations, and recovery actions where required.
* Prepare high quality forecast and budgets for Group delivering stretching targets and ambitious efficiencies, working with operational and transformation teams to underpin savings required.
* Work as part of the support functions leadership teams to support on strategy, performance and financials.


* Experience working as part of a team and individually to meet tight deadlines.
* Experience collaborating with various business areas to drive improvements in performance.
* Building effective working relationships with financial and non-financial people.
* Experience preparing high quality financial information and presenting this in a clear and understandable format.
* Strong excel and power point skills.

* Experience using Tagetik, SAP ECC, SAP BW and Hyperion.
* Knowledge of Water industry regulatory framework.
* Understanding of key forecasting principles.
* Experience business partnering operational teams
* Experience working in a large listed company involving consolidation

* Solid accounting knowledge, qualified ACA or CIMA
* Strong analytical and diagnostic skills and attention to detail
* Ability to present complex information clearly to financial and non-financial stakeholders.
* The ability to build relationships with and challenge stakeholders at all levels (including senior / middle management) with confidence and credibility
* Ability to assimilate both financial and non-financial data in order to advise, influence or challenge business decision making.
* A self-starter who will take the initiative to drive improvements and pro-actively identify and resolve potential risks and issues
* Ability to investigate and develop solutions and proposals with minimal supervision.
* Ability to manage time effectively, work independently to tight deadlines.
* Desire and ability to identify, evaluate and drive continuous improvement

Regional Operations Manager

Russell Taylor are actively recruiting for a Regional Operations Manager to work on several Fuel Terminals in Scotland. The Terminals are currently undergoing a major capital refurbishment programme and require an experienced candidate who is used to managing COMAH sites.

* Assist with the development and implementation of a strategic plan for the terminals
* Develop detailed operational, technical, customer service and SHEQ plans, aligned with each terminal strategic plans
* Develop and monitor budgets for operational, maintenance, customer services, and SHEQ costs of the terminal, in alignment with terminal’s strategic plan and budget
* Manage all operational personnel and SHEQ activities at the terminal and monitor execution of customer services activities, aimed at operational excellence on a COMAH site.
* Actively manage and monitor the quality of products and services, in alignment with SHEQ standards and policies.
* Encouragement of all staff to be proactive in the avoidance of accidents, and to develop safe working procedures.
* Develop and maintain contacts with public authorities, associations, and suppliers with regard to each of the terminal operations, in such a way that a constructive working relationship is ensured
* Ensure adequate resources and an effective organisational structure, in line with HR policy, to ensure that the employees of the terminal are well motivated and equipped for current and future challenges
* Ensure correct, timely and complete administration, execution and invoicing of customer contracts, in order to contribute to maximization of revenues and customer satisfaction

Key Requirements:
* COMAH experience
* Experience working on a chemical / fuel storage site
* Strong leadership skills

Please follow the details below to apply

Benefits: excellent benefits

7.5 Tonne Drivers

Encore Driving have temporary positions for 7.5 Tonne Delivery Drivers based in Chesterfield, Alfreton and Worksop working for a Food Distributor. Encore Driving is an approved JAUPT training centre and after a qualifying period Encore can offer drivers the chance to top up their CPC modules for the future.

Job Title: Experienced 7.5 Tonne Drivers Required – Temporary Work
Location: Chesterfield, Alfreton and Worksop
Pay rate: Starting at £8.25 per hour

Shift: Monday to Friday – 05:00-08:00 Starts. Weekends also available.

The Benefits:

This is a genuine opportunity for a temporary position for the right candidate with pay rates from £8.25 per hour. Reliable and trustworthy drivers will become part of Encore Driving’s approved driver scheme. As a result of this drivers will have the opportunity to earn free CPC training modules and the chance to up-skill their licence and become a more rounded candidate.

The Job:

Encore require experienced 7.5 Tonne Delivery Drivers to work on a busy contract based in Chesterfield, Alfreton and Worksop. In this position drivers can expect to complete up to 15 runs per shift. There will be some handball in this role. In order to be considered for this role drivers must have excellent communication and customer service skills.

The Candidate:

Reliable, flexible and able to demonstrate excellent communication skills are a key attribute to this position. You will be able to keep calm under pressure, have good customer service skills and have an eye for detail. You will have a good working knowledge of driver’s hour’s legislation and an understanding of RT(WT)R .

To Apply:

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a “refer a friend” reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to £500

Commercial Administrator

Commercial Administrator Smethwick

A vacancy has arisen for a Commercial Administrator based at our Smethwick facility.

The purpose of the Commercial Administrator is to support the National Ferrous and Non Ferrous Trading Team, Factory Contracts and the Business Development Team in all aspects of commercial administration.

Key accountabilities of the Commercial Administrator include:
Produce accurate and timely customer (Consolidation) reports
Produce Load Lists and Self Bills
Prepare and distribute customer price schedules and continuously update prices on the Navision system
Create contracts on the Navision system
Investigate and resolve internal queries
– Liaise with the Transport Department & Weighbridge personnel
Support the Commercial Ferrous, Non Ferrous, & Factory Contracts Team
Deal with all administrative customer queries
– Route website queries, and incoming calls to the appropriate contact
Make courtesy calls to existing suppliers, and provide feedback to Senior Managers
Manage all Inter Company prices
Deal with all Head Office accounts/administration requests
Perform such other duties as the Company may from time to time reasonably require
Comply with all Company policies related to Code of Conduct, Environmental, Health and Safety and Community

Applicants must have exceptional organisational skills with a high level of attention to detail and accuracy. They will have excellent interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, flexible and adaptable. The candidate should have strong written and verbal communication skills combined with integrity and confidentiality. The applicant must have good problem solving skills with the ability to stay calm under pressure and work as part of a team. This role requires attention to detail, be able to adapt to change with ease and a confident and polite telephone manner. Willingness to learn key elements of the Scrap Metal and Waste Management industry would be essential.

Candidates will need strong IT skills, in particular Excel to an intermediate level, and a professional approach to presentation and strong customer focus.

Vehicle Collection and Delivery Driver

BCA Logistics are proud to be the UK’s number 1 provider of vehicle remarketing logistics services for the automotive sector. Working with some of the most prestigious brands within the industry including BMW, Mercedes Benz, Volkswagen, Lex Auto Lease and many more, we offer a full range of services and solutions from vehicle inspections, collection and deliveries to vehicle demonstrations and refurbishment. Due to an exciting period of growth, we are looking to increase our network of Self Employed Vehicle Collection and Delivery Drivers throughout the UK. There has never been a more exciting time to join!

The Role

Based from home, you will collect and deliver vehicles on trade plates from various locations anywhere within the UK. Collecting from dealers, private addresses, refurbishment centres, auction sites and blue chip companies your days will be varied and busy. You will be required to plan your own travel between drop off and collections by utilising public transport or through the resource of our large network of existing drivers.
You will be trained on and issued with our latest hand held technology, which enables us to remotely allocate the jobs to be completed. It also allows the driver to upload vehicle appraisals whilst on site and update head office with their daily movements.
You will meet with customers daily to collect/deliver the vehicle in person and therefore strong customer service skills are essential.The Candidate

The successful candidate will be over the age of 23 and have held a UK Licence for more than 5 years
You should have no more than 6 points on your licence (and have no serious existing convictions i.e. IN10, DR10, TT99)
Off road parking is essential .i.e. garage/driveway at the address your licence is registered to (An allocated space is needed for those times you may take a vehicle home overnight)
You can commit to work a minimum of 3 consecutive days per week including a Monday or Friday
Enthusiastic and motivated. You have the aptitude to work alone and deal with a multitude of situationsThe Benefits

Industry competitive rates of pay
2 day In-house induction
A dedicated team to allocate your work load and provide day to day driver support
Flexible Working Hours (Full and Part Time available)With BCA Logistics you are in safe, expert hands, every year we inspect or move over 1,000,000 vehicles and we pride ourselves in our customer relationships and our record of achievement.

We Look Forward to Hearing from You

Travel Consultant – Manchester

Become a Travel Consultant for Flight Centre, earn £18,000 PLUS uncapped bonuses (OTE is £26,000) and be the envy of your friends!

Flight Centre is a world-leading award-winning travel experience selling company, with stores in 14 countries throughout the globe – it’s pretty awesome! Due to our success and growth, we are looking for an enthusiastic travel consultant (travel agent) in our Manchester Piccadilly store. If you would love to start a career in travel sales, this could be the job you’ve been looking for!

Learn about a diverse range of countries, including a focus on Australia (where Flight Centre was founded!)
Earn excellent incentives in addition to a high base salary of £18,000 (OTE of £26K)
Fantastic store environment
Great travel opportunities
Award-winning benefits

Do you want to:

Work in a successful travel sales environment?
Sell amazing travel experiences?
Build a customer portfolio?
Develop a career within travel?
Be rewarded for your hard work with a great salary?

If so, this is the role for you. With outstanding training, Flight Centre literally offers you the world and opens doors to its management pathway.

What we are looking for:

* An appetite for sales
* Passion for travel (first-hand travel outside of Europe)
* Outstanding people skills to warm our customers
* High level of education (a degree or equivalent)

As our stores are open on the weekend and this can be the most popular time for our customers to visit, you’ll need to be prepared to work 3 out of 4 weekends (although you will only work 5 days a week).

Our fantastic benefits include:

* Travel Consultant Apprenticeship Standard Level 3 training and certification
* Dedicated in-house travel team for incredibly discounted trips
* Awesome social events including summer ball, awards ceremonies
* Dedicated in-house health and fitness team with free health screenings
* Free financial consultations
* Free health cash plan
* Employer-matched pension scheme
* Opportunity to take 3-month sabbatical
* Tax-free bike scheme

We’re proud to have received the accolade of being in ‘The Sunday Times Best 100 Companies to Work For’ in 2016 and the ‘Great Place to Work® – Best Workplaces 2017’.

Join us in our success and start selling incredible travel experiences

Benefits: uncapped earnings and benefits