Permanent Jobs

Leading employers across the UK come to First Choice to find the best candidates for permanent job opportunities in their organisations.

Every day we take on new vacancies in the freight and logistics, warehouse, driving and transport, office and professional, and manufacturing and industrial sectors – across all levels of business.

We place candidates in jobs in sales, marketing, finance, operations, customer service, IT, engineering as well as all other areas of our client’s businesses. 

Permanent Jobs Jobs

OFFICE & PROFESSIONAL
£20000 - £22000
Our client is currently recruiting for the following in their Catford office

Customer Service/Car Purchaser/BM
Full time opportunity. Working a 48-hour shift pattern over 5 days which will include every
Saturday & Sunday.
Inside the M25 the salary is GBP20,000 rising to GBP22,000 after 13 weeks + London Weighting
Do you have a Full Valid UK Driving License
Do you have strong PC Skills?
Are you articulate and very confident at liaising with customers regularly on a face to face basis?
Do you have engaging telephone skills and the ability to convert leads?
Do you have experience of working to and exceeding targets and able to work in a fast paced and self-motivated environment?
Do you have a customer service or sales background?
Stand-alone role (working alone and not managing a team).
Weekend work (Every Saturday and Sunday)
48 hour working week which will cover 5 days in 7, between 10am -7pm however flexibility
is needed.
To help customers through the purchasing process.
To adhere to all company processes and procedures.
Fully responsible for own branch standards.
Safety & security of branch/presentation of branch.
Customer Interaction (telephone & face to face)
Converting company leads to increase branch performance.
Excellent Communication Skills (telephone & face to face).

Essentials
Ability to work on own initiative.
Managing own time / organised.
Self-motivated.
Flexible approach.
Committed to working every weekend.
Previous experience in a sales and service orientated role.
Able to multi-task.
Ownership of own workload.
Compliance and process orientated.
High standards of customer service.

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.

OFFICE & PROFESSIONAL
£20000 - £22000
Our client is currently recruiting for the following in their Beckenham/Addington office
Customer Service/Car Purchaser/BM
Full time opportunity. Working a 48-hour shift pattern over 5 days which will include every
Saturday & Sunday.
Inside the M25 the salary is GBP20,000 rising to GBP22,000 after 13 weeks + London Weighting
Do you have a Full Valid UK Driving License
Do you have strong PC Skills?
Are you articulate and very confident at liaising with customers regularly on a face to face basis?
Do you have engaging telephone skills and the ability to convert leads?
Do you have experience of working to and exceeding targets and able to work in a fast paced and self-motivated environment?
Do you have a customer service or sales background?
Stand-alone role (working alone and not managing a team).
Weekend work (Every Saturday and Sunday)
48 hour working week which will cover 5 days in 7, between 10am -7pm however flexibility
is needed.
To help customers through the purchasing process.
To adhere to all company processes and procedures.
Fully responsible for own branch standards.
Safety & security of branch/presentation of branch.
Customer Interaction (telephone & face to face)
Converting company leads to increase branch performance.
Excellent Communication Skills (telephone & face to face).
Essentials
Ability to work on own initiative.
Managing own time / organised.
Self-motivated.
Flexible approach.
Committed to working every weekend.
Previous experience in a sales and service orientated role.
Able to multi-task.
Ownership of own workload.
Compliance and process orientated.
High standards of customer service.
* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.

FREIGHT & LOGISTICS
£26000 - £28000
European Road Freight logistics Coordinator
Experience of Road Freight operations within a freight forwarding company (including expedites) or a 3PL
Operational experience of Road planning processes
Excellent communication skills - internal and external (written and verbal)
Ability to demonstrate analytical and logical thinking to solve problems
Good analytical and numerical skills
Knowledge of transport documentation requirements
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Excel and Word)
Ability to handle multiple tasks and work under pressure
Desirable
Minimum 3 years experience in Road Freight operations
Previous International logistics experience a benefit
Basic knowledge of International Transport a benefit
Previous experience in either an automotive or manufacturing environment would be a benefit
Geographical knowledge of applicable region
Working knowledge of carrier invoicing and billing procedures
Knowledge of transportation regulations
Experience of customs compliance
Language Skills
English language fluency is essential
Other regional language is desirable

Travel Requirements
May require occasional regional travel

OFFICE & PROFESSIONAL
£20001 - £21000
Fantastic opportunity has become available for a Logistics Graduate (Airfreight) to join this growing agent based at LHR

You will be given full support and will be working in this busy Air freight dept

Develop and build relationships to ensure high level of customer service
Ensure Freight is moved (import & export) to customer specifications
Invoicing Freight
Timely reporting
the candidate will have the following:

A good degree, preferably a 1st or 2:1
A keen interest in the area of Logistics
Excellent verbal and written communications
The ability to liaise with global network of agents
A positive attitude
The drive to succeed and want to make a contribution to the business
return you will be offered a fantastic graduate training package and attractive starting salary GBP21,000

Monday to Friday 9-5.30

Please send your CV to kellie.buckley@firstchoiceuk.com

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.

If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.




FREIGHT & LOGISTICS
£20000 - £23000
Courier Customer Service Clerk required to join our small client based in Colnbrook

Candidate is required to have a minimum of 1 years experience within a Courier Customer Service position.

Daily duties include:

Post-flights
Entering PODS
Quoting customer prices for shipments
Customer Service

Hours are Monday - Friday 08:00 till 17:00

Salary is between GBP20,000 - GBP23,000 depending on experience

Please send C.Vs direct to leanne.kennelly@firstchoiceuk.com

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful*


OFFICE & PROFESSIONAL
HEATHROW OFFICE

Import Airfreight Trainee

£14000 - £14000
IMPORT AIRFREIGHT TRAINEE
Heathrow (Near West Drayton)
GBP14K Starting Salary

Our client based near Heathrow is looking to add an Import Airfreight Trainee to their team.

The company is based quite near to Heathrow and currently has between 10-15 office based employee's.

Good GCSE grades are required with good written & spoken English. You must be computer literate. Full training on Airfreight Imports will be provided.

Ideally the client is looking for either a recent school or college leaver who has an interest in entering into a career in the logistics industry.

Please send your CV to kellie.buckley@firstchoiceuk.com

* If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.

FREIGHT & LOGISTICS
HEATHROW OFFICE

Airfreight Import Clerk

£23000 - £27000
Import Clerk required to join a large and respected Freight Forwarding organisation located close to Heathrow on the pattern mentioned below.

This is an excellent company to work for, and a very good opportunity for an individual with a minimum of 1 years Airfreight import experience.

The role will include the full range of Airfreight Import duties, including:

Liaising with overseas offices
Providing rates
Processing pre-alerts
Import customs clearance
Liaising with consignee's for clearance instructions & delivery info
Invoicing
Liaise with warehouses/hauliers/airlines

Hours Are: Monday to Friday 09:00 till 17:30

Salary is between GBP23,000 - GBP27,000 depending on experience

Please send C.V's direct to leanne.kennelly@firstchoiceuk.com

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.

If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.


DRIVING & TRANSPORT
HEATHROW OFFICE

Van Driver

£195000 - £195000
Our Client is looking for a full-time van driver to assist with collections & deliveries in London and the Home Counties. Monday - Friday 0900-1800 with 1hr for lunch. Starting salary of GBP19500 possibly more for the right person. Overtime payable at 1.5 x as & when available. Also use of company vehicle to take home.

The succussful candidate must have the following:

Over 23yrs old
Full UK driving licence
No more than 3 points
At least 1 year in a previous position
Knowledge of working in London

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.

If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.


FREIGHT & LOGISTICS
HEATHROW OFFICE

Ocean/Air Import Clerk

£26000 - £31000
Excellent opportunity has become available for an Ocean/Air Import Clerk required to join established friendly forwarder based local to Heathrow.

Our client is seeking candidates with a minimum of 2 years experience within Seafreight and Airfreight however would consider candidates who are experienced with one mode.

Daily duties will involve:

Liaising with overseas offices
Providing quotes
Processing pre-alerts
Invoicing
Costing
Arranging shipments
Customer Service
Customs entries

Hours are Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:30

Salary is between GBP26,000 - GBP31,000 depending on experience

Please send C.V's direct to leanne.kennelly@firstchoiceuk.com

Candidates without experience will unfortunately not be considered for this role.

If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.