South Staffordshire College

Apprentice UK Transport Administrative Operations Operative – Rhenus Logistics Ltd (02/02/2018)

Closing Date: Fri 2nd February 2018
Salary: £131.25
Category: ApprenticeVacancy

Vacancy Description:  The successful applicant will be involved in the day-to-day activity of the transport department in an administrative capacity.

Duties to include:

  • Verification of proof of delivery
  • Collection and delivery notes
  • Vehicle document inspections
  • Liasing with colleagues
  • General administrative duties
  • Any other duties as required.


Vacancy Title: Apprentice UK Transport Administrative Operations Operative

Employer: Rhenus Logistics Ltd

Employer Description:  Rhenus Logistics are a Global multi-modal freight employing over 24,000 staff worldwide. We have 12 offices throughout the UK.

We offer high-quality, cost-effective freight logistics solutions for exporters and importers. With 75 years of proven performance, a commitment to results has established Rhenus Logistics as a major operator, direct to overland markets, and now with additional services to global destinations. We have an enviable reputation for fast, flexible, frequent, friendly service.

Vacancy Location:

Gallan Park Unit 1

Watling Street


 WS11 0XG

Working Week: Monday – Friday – 9:00am – 5:30pm (37.5 hours per week)


  • Level 2 Diploma in Business and Administration
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT up to Level 2
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills


Vacancy Type: Intermediate Level  Apprenticeship

Duration: 15 months


  • Hard working,
  • Good time keeping,
  • Committed,
  • Willing to learn and to become involved in a fast paced environment.


Qualifications:  Ideally, candidates will hold GCSE grades A*-C (4-9) in Maths, English and ICT (or equivalent qualifications).

Logistics or transport studies desirable but not a problem otherwise.

Skills Required:

  • We’re looking for someone who is computer literate
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally, and written
  • Good telephone manner
  • Common sense
  • Good organisational skills
  • Accuracy
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Effective time-management


Future Prospects: Potential to obtain a full-time contract with Rhenus Logistics Ltd in any of our departments (import, export, transport, logistics, overseas), should the right applicant show the desire and skill necessary to succeed.

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