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


Admin & Sales Support

£0 - £0
Admin & Sales Support

Job spec:
Preparing quotations & follow-up
Extracting data from an operational Software
Preparing statistical data for insurance, sales & other purposes
General Admin functions

Good knowledge of Excel
Hands on mentality & flexibility
Forwarding / shipping knowhow would be preferable
Good customer service skills and commercial sense
Full or Part-Time hours.

Salary: Negotiable, according to experience and qualifications.

Please send your CV to

* 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.


£24000 - £27000
Import Export Seafreight Operations Clerk

Import Seafreight Operations Clerk:

Our client, a successful global freight forwarder based in Essex, is looking to recruit an Import Seafreight Operations Clerk to join their professional team.

Import and export booking with Agent and Shipping line

Investigating and planning the most appropriate route for a shipment, taking into account the perishable or hazardous nature of goods, cost, transit time and security

Obtaining, checking and preparing documentation to meet customs and insurance requirements,

Maintaining communication and control through all phases of the journey, including the production of management reports and statistical and unit-cost analysis

Maintaining current knowledge of relevant legislation, political situations and other factors that could affect the movement of freight

The ideal candidate will have 2 years+ of experience of Deepsea
freight Import Export on a start to finish basis, and experience dealing directly with customers.

Hours 08.30 to 17.00

Oceanfreight Import Operator

£24000 - £28000


Offering a salary of £24,000 - £28,000 – Depending on experience

 Previous experience in Freight Forwarding is essential

The role of OCEANFREIGHT IMPORT OPERATOR is working for one of the largest and most prestigious Freight Forwarding and Logistics organisations.

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Freight Forwarding professional who has a good level of knowledge and experience of Oceanfreight Import operations.

The successful candidate will be joining an ever expanding, profitable, busy and efficient Oceanfreight Import department.

Responsibilities will be to handle Oceanfreight Import global FCL & LCL shipments from start to finish, with an emphasis on Customer Service.

Duties will include

  • Taking enquiries and making bookings,
  • Liaising with overseas offices and Shipping Lines,
  • Tracking shipments,
  • Processing Documentation
  • HMRC Customs Clearances
  • Billing out and invoicing files etc.

With an emphasis on Customer Service and attention to detail, this role requires a candidate who can communicate well across all levels with colleagues, customers and suppliers and is passionate about their working, always striving to offer the highest possible levels of service. 


£26000 - £27000
Freight Operator required to join this small agent

You will be confident in all areas of the operation including Air, Sea and Road and have a strong passion in Sales

Ideal candidate will be able to work alone and bring on new business leads, be dynamic, grow the business and have worked in a similar role for around 2 years

In return you will receive a salary of cGBP27k -GBP28k

Monday to Friday 9-5.30

Please send your CV to

* 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.

£20000 - £22000
Transport Administration Assistant - Temp to Perm

Immediate Starter

Must be flexible with working hours start at 12.30pm until 9pm

To Assist the Transport Planners in their daily routine, dealing with customer service, Taking calls from Drivers, etc. Dealing with general admin, using in-house system.
This is a Good opportunity for an administrator who would like a career in Transport & Logistics
the role is for a large international freight forwarding company.


Transport Planner

£23000 - £28000
Transport Planner - Shifts - Freight Forwarding Transport Planning Pallet Network Operation - Immediate Starter Temp to perm
Our client is looking for a candidate to join their growing team. Duties include planning collection and delivery schedules, liaising with operation team, supporting Shift manager efficiently to ensure smooth handover of team members with regards to shifts and also planning for peak and seasonal periods as well as other administration duties in day to day operations. Must be able to control up to 6 - 8 vehicles.3 Trunks & 8 Codis Vehicles, ( Motor Transporters ) Transport Admin duties, Must have previous transport planning experience.
The right candidate should have a legal and technical knowledge of LGV operations, Health and Safety awareness, excellent customer services, multi tasked and work to tight deadlines possess a good Geographical knowledge of the UK, Must Have Freight Forwarding experience.
Must be a strong character.
working hours between two shifts 6.00 am until 8.00pm
please forward all cvs to

£27000 - £27000
Export Sea Freight Operator

You will be responsible for making bookings with carriers, along with collections and deliveries. You will be processing shipping documentation and will ensure Customs procedures are adhered to. You will also input shipping information into various systems and create Excel reports. Providing excellent customers service, updating clients on the progress of their shipments is key to this role, so the successfully candidate must be able to build relationships. Experience of air & road freight would also be beneficial, although the role would primarily be handling sea freight shipments.

Previous export freight forwarding experience
Great customer service skills & a can do attitude
Ability to work under pressure

Sales Consultant

£15000 - £18000
This vacancy is for a car sales company based in Ashford Surrey.

Duties will include;
Incoming/ Outbound calls
Inspect vechiles that come in
Appointment making
Test drives
Admin/ invoicing
to have;
Attention to detail
Experience in a previous role
Photo shop skills
Excel / Word
- 18:00

You will work 6 days a week but will need to work every Saturday

Training is provided

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£18000 - £20000
We are recruiting for a Housekeeper for a stunning hotel.

Hours are 10am - 2pm
You will be asked to clean around 3 rooms a day

7 days a week - but due to COVID it wont be 7 days at the moment until they pick up.
Housekeepers role and responsibility:
All rooms are double, with shower heads above a bath with glass screen.
Once guests has checked out, remove and replace all linen, towels and refreshments from the rooms
All dirty linen and towels to be counted and bagged up ready for a collection/delivery on a Wednesday Soaps, lotions and gels to be re-stocked as well as toilet paper.
Hoover, dust, clean and sanitize all areas as appropriate
general cleaning of hotel guest areas/corridors During Covid-19 we are not required to enter guests room until they will not be required to remake for stay-overs.guests will obtain extra linen etc from reception as required.
Time allocated for each room is roughly 45 mins.(as all brick-a-brack has been removed, along with all throw pillows/cushions this shouldn't be a problem) All PPE, chemicals and equipment will be provided.
If hotel is low occupancy, a deep clean may be required in unused rooms. (Curtains, carpets etc higher level cleaning) Regular descale

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