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

WAREHOUSE
HEATHROW OFFICE

Night Warehouse Supervisor

£30000 - £30000
Our client are at present seeking a Night Warehouse Supervisor to join them.
The successful candidate must have the following:
At least 2 years previous experience in an airfreight warehouse background, if not a good solid 5 years working in logistics.
Hold a valid counterbalance forklift licence and reach truck desirable.
X-ray screening experience
Experience in building ULD's in a similar role.
As a Warehouse Supervisor you will be required to contribute to the smooth and efficient processing of operational activities within the warehouse to meet and exceed customer expectations.
The main role is to assist the warehouse and ensuring all KPIs and standards are met.
Adhere to regulatory body procedures i.e. CAA, ETSF as trained, along with health and safety regulations by using both your own initiative and that to co alongside the in-house procedures.
Maintain good, professional working relationships with other departments and external suppliers. Can delegate and supervise tasks and be competent to use the in-house system to receive inbound export and import freight.
You will be required to carry out housekeeping functions in the warehouse and yard for a safe and tidy working environment.

This role is based on a shift pattern of 4 on 4 off rota, 18:00 to 06:00

Salary is based around GBP30K

The successful candidate must be able to carry out a 5 year employment history check and have a current DBS (Disclosure)

* 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
£17000 - £17000
First Choice Staff are looking for a Trainee Recruitment Administrator to join their expanding Driving/Transport division.
Monday to Friday 09.00 until 17.30
Salary GBP17,000
Duties
Weekly payroll of the drivers - collating timesheets, inputting data onto spreadsheet and receiving invoices
Registering candidates that walk in
Sourcing candidates via online job boards
Writing/advertising vacancies and managing job boards
Formatting candidates CVs into correct standard
Answering the phone and greeting candidates
Managing all records and inputting them on database ensuring they remain compliant at all times
The Successful candidate will have the following skills and previous experience
Confident and clear telephone manner
Confident and outgoing
Organised with good time management
Good attitude and work ethic
Well presented, bright with natural initiative
Previous recruitment or sales suppose experience would be advantageous
Compliant at all time
* 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

Trainee Freight Clerk

£16000 - £16000
Fantastic opportunity has become available for a Trainee Freight Clerk to join this small but busy Freight operations team based near Reading.

You will learn all aspects of Freight operations both Imports and Exports

You will have the following :

Confident telephone manner
Good education/Grades
Driving licence advantageous but not essential
interest in getting into the Freight industry is a must

Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17.30

Salary will be cGBP16,000

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

Night Export Clerk

£18000 - £20000
Night Export Clerk is required to join this top agent based close to LHR

You will be working a shift of:

Monday to Friday
Hours: 19.00 - 03.00 - basic salary cGBP18, 000-GBP20,000 plus GBP4k shift pay

Candidate must be confident in Export Operations to a level where you can work independently

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
HEATHROW OFFICE

Airfreight Export Clerk

£25000 - £30000
This small-medium sized Freight Forwarding company located very close to London Heathrow are now looking to add an additional Export Clerk to their team of operators.

The ideal candidate will have good experience with end to end Air Exports for a Freight Forwarding company, and have completed the full process including Export customs clearance.

This role will involve shipping cargo to various global locations, but any experience shipping to the African continent, specifically South Africa would be an advantage for this role. You will be working within a team of 5-10 experienced clerks, in a comfortable and enjoyable working environment.

This is a Mon-Fri role, 0900-1730, salary will be up to GBP30k based on experience.

*We are only able to accept applications from candidates with the required experience for this role, if you dont her from us your application has been unsuccessful.

OFFICE & PROFESSIONAL
HEATHROW OFFICE

Front of House Supervisor

£15000 - £17000
Front of House Supervisor based in RG40 area.

Already be in a supervisory role, supporting the Management team in leading the bar or restaurant team to deliver exceptional service to every guest.
Be the point of contact for new team members as you will train them in all areas of the business and support them in their role.
Maintain outstanding attention to detail, overseeing the team through service times to deliver high standards of service.
Understand the need to maintain a safe working environment taking care of the team and our guests within your area.
Possess exceptional IT, computer and EPOS skills to enable you to complete end of night cash up duties.
Have high energy levels, personality & enthusiasm by the bucket load as being a supervisor should not only be fun but varied and fast paced as no two days are ever the same.
GBP15,000 - GBP17,000 + tips this is a live in position

Includes weekends and bank holidays.

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FREIGHT & LOGISTICS
HEATHROW OFFICE

Freight Operations Clerk

£28000 - £32000
This Freight Forwarding agent based in North Hampshire are now recruiting for an Operations Co-ordinator to work within a multi modal operations team.

The candidate will be responsible for 2-3 key accounts within the defence and aerospace sectors.

Required Skills:

Multi modal operational experience (imports & exports)
Ability to work well within a team - crucial for the role
Time critical experience would be an advantage
Customs procedure experience (IPR/OPR, carnets, temporary exports, BRG), this is an important element of the role.
who would like to apply for this role will need to have a minimum of 3-5 years Freight Forwarding operational experience. This is a Mon-Fri 37.5hrs per week role, salary up to GBP32k P/A based on experience.

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

*We can only accept applications from candidates with the required experience for this role. If you dont hear from us you have been unsuccessful.

FREIGHT & LOGISTICS
HEATHROW OFFICE

Air Export Clerk

£25000 - £30000
New exciting position has become available to join this great agent

Predominately an Air Export role looking after airfreight Automotive export operations

We are Looking for someone with airfreight export experience, commercially sound, good airline negotiator and who works well within a team

You will be fully conversant with all aspects of airfreight exports and customs.

Salary will be around GBP25k - GBP30k

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 - £24000
Customer Service Clerk
Colnbrook
Our client based in Colnbrook is currently recruiting for a Customer Service Clerk for their international courier company.
The ideal candidate will have experience working in customer service for an international logistics or Freight Forwarding company. The client would also consider someone with office based customer service experience, that isnt necessarily within the international logistics or Freight Forwarding industry.
Position Overview
Customer service is the first point of contact for customers and most suppliers. Therefore it is essential that the customer service assistant is able to work pro-actively and under pressure.
Essential Job Functions

Answering the telephone
Responding to emails
Taking customer bookings
Arranging insurance
Liaising with service providers
Handling customers queries and complaints
Providing quotes
Updating AIMS with PODS and any handling reports
Non-essential Job Functions
Contacting customers for commercial invoices
Contacting customers or agents when there is a problem with the collection or delivery
Sending off hardcopy PODS to other offices
Requirements
As the main point of contact, the role requires somebody who is confident on the phone and remains calm under pressure. The assistant must have a good basic knowledge of countries and be able to advise on areas such as transit times & collection time cut offs.
Other Skills/Abilities
Good knowledge of Word and Excel software
French speaking would be beneficial
Excellent telephone manner
Ability to work under pressure

*We are only able to accept applications from candidates who have the required assistance for this role, if you don't hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.