When businesses have a temporary vacancy to fill, they generally want to find the best candidate as quickly as possible.
This is the most dynamic and fast-moving aspect of the recruitment business and it relies on finding a constant stream of jobseekers for temporary vacancies for roles at all levels of their organisations.
Each day, First Choice branches 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 and including short and long-term bookings.
We also help move staff from temp to perm roles.
If you are looking to change location, increase your salary and benefits or to work different hours, call us today! We are taking on new positions daily. We have a diverse range of temporary vacancies to fill from warehouse operations staff and forklift operators to driving jobs at all levels – including van, truck, PCV coach and bus drivers, secretarial and office roles.
INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS OPERATOR – 12mth Maternity Contract
£24,000 - £26,000 basic salary
IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE
12 x month Maternity Contract
Experience in Logistics, Supply Chain, Freight Forwarding, Import & Export desired
We are working with a large Global Freight Forwarding and Logistics organisation to recruit a new member of staff to join their Logistics Supply Chain division as a INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS OPERATOR. This position is able to offer an immediate start and is a 12 Month Maternity Contract.
Able to offer an immediate start, it is paying a salary circa £24,000 - £26,000, This will commence as a temporary contract and is a 12 month contract to cover Maternity Leave.
The role will be to join an expanding and developing division of a successful organisation working with a large Global Key Account customer, controlling and co-ordinating the International shipments for Import, Export and Cross trade movements of global freight.
Day to day duties of an INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS OPERATOR will include:
The successful candidate is required to have worked in the LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN or FREIGHT FORWARDING industry. Possess outstanding communication and customer service skills, able work with colleagues and customers across all levels in all global locations, remaining articulate and professional.
TEMPORARY WAREHOUSE FLT OPERATOR – Immediate start
£8.50 - £9.50 per hour
2 x month minimum contract
Based in Bletchley (MK3)We have an immediate opening for a TEMPORARY WAREHOUSE FLT OPERATOR to work for our client who is based in Bletchley (MK3). This position has an immediate opening and is for the next 2 months minimum, offering a salary of £8.50ph to £9.50ph.
The role of TEMPORARY WAREHOUSE FLT OPERATOR requires a Warehouse operator who has experience and a valid license to drive a COUNTERBALANCE FORKLIFT TRUCK, ideally experience and a valid license to also drive a REACH FORKLIFT TRUCK and a Manual Handling accreditation.
The hours of work are Monday to Friday 7am to 5pm, with potential overtime on a weekend as and when required.
Only candidate with a Vali Counterbalance FLT license and Manual Handling certificate would be considered for the role.
LOGISTICS CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST
Salary: £20,000 TO £21,000
Hours: 9.00am to 5.30pm
Locations: Coleshill, Birmingham (B46)
Immediate Start Available
9-12 Maternity Cover
We are seeking to recruit a LOGISTICS CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST for a 9-12 month maternity cover, this is offering an immediate start, paying £20,000 to £21,000 depending on experience, based in Coleshill (B46) Birmingham.
We are seeking a candidate who possesses excellent Customer Service skills, able to communicate effectively across all levels, an excellent telephone manner, confident in their approach and always striving to offer customers and colleagues the highest level of service. All candidates will need be IT Literate and conversant in Microsoft Excel.
Working within the Logistics & Distribution Department of a Global Freight Forwarding and Logistics organisation the role of LOGISTICS CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST will be to;
Working closely with other departments and Offices across the UK and globe to offer an outstanding level of service to all Customers.
This is a fabulous opportunity to work for a large global organisation, due to the location all applicants will need to drive with their own form of transport. A clean criminal record and 5 year checkable work history is an essential requirement.
AIRFREIGHT EXPORT OPERATOR – Freight Forwarding/International Shipping
IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE
9-12 month maternity cover
£20,000 to £25,000 – Depending on Freight Forwarding experience
Birmingham Airport / NEC / Birmingham Business Park area
We are working with a Global Freight Forwarding organisation based in the Birmingham area who are seeking to recruit an experienced AIRFREIGHT EXPORT OPERATOR. Offering a salary of £20,000 - £25,000 An immediate start is available and this is a maternity cover position, for at least 9-12 months.
The role will be to work in a busy and fast paced AIRFREIGHT EXPORT operation, handling EXPORT AIRFREIGHT shipments from start to finish.
Duties will include cutting MAWB’s and HAWB’s, raising Documentation, liaising with Airlines, customers and hauliers, making bookings, arranging collections and deliveries, Customs Entries as well as raising and passing invoices for each shipment file.
An element of training can be offered for the right candidate though previous Freight Forwarding experience in Airfreight Exports is required.
All Applicants are required to have a 5 year checkable work history and a clean criminal record.
FREIGHT/SHIPPING INVOICE ADMINISTRATOR – Immediate Start
£20,000 - £24,000 – 6 Month Temporary Contract
Birmingham location (B76)
We are seeking to source a FREIGHT/SHIPPING INVOICE ADMINISTRATOR to work for a Global Freight & Logistics organisation on an ongoing Temporary with an immediate start.
We require a candidate to work in a ACCOUNTS/FINANCE ADMINISTRATION role in the Freight Forwarding, Shipping, Logistics or Supply Chain industry. Who processes strong Excel skills, a keen eye for detail, good understanding of Sales & Purchase ledger, invoice checking, invoice discrepancy/investigating.
The day to day duties of the FREIGHT/SHIPPING INVOICE ADMINISTRATOR will include:
Previous experience of working in Freight Forwarding, Shipping, Imports/Exports would be an advantage for this role along with excellent attention to detail & Excel skills, strong administration, communication and organisational abilities.