The Transport team is responsible for the safe and timely delivery of up to 850 products a day. The Manager is responsible for planning the routes, and organising the drivers’ timetables, but they require the support of an Administrator, so that all the paperwork is accurate and customers are informed. Training will be provided especially in the use of a bespoke system. 

  

Main Tasks and Duties / Responsibilities:  

  • Generate daily loading schedules, and related paperwork, at least one day before actual delivery date
  • Implement last changes to existing loads the day before actual delivery date, and accommodate and reflect changes made to pre-agreed routes. (Adaptability is key as route planning has to consider many variables)
  • Liaise with Customer Service and Production for any specific requests that require exceptional arrangements
  • Liaise with Suppliers whose products transit via our site, and record accurate data
  • Contact customers to check any possible scanning or delivery errors
  • Liaise with Drivers and making sure their folders have the right documents, ready to go
  • Check through returned signed delivery notes, alert Customer Service if feedback needs acting upon, then scan them to a folder

Key Skills: 

  • Helpful, can-do, flexible approach to embrace changing workload 
  • Good computer literacy and data input accuracy 
  • Problem solving and action planning  
  • Planning organising and time management  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills  
  • Excellent numerical skills  

 

Essential Experience:  

  • Time management 
  • Attention to detail

  

Desirable Experience:   

  • Experience of working in the Window Industry   
  • Go-to-person on “how to do that digitally” – helping develop computer literacy skills 

Polyframe is a leading fabricator of upvc windows and doors, providing an unrivalled service to suppliers and installers across the UK. Part of a group that includes Customade, Virtuoso Doors, Fineline Aluminium and Stevenswood we are expanding and operate from our manufacturing facility based in Lenwade.

Benefits

• Free onsite car parking. • Enrolment to Perk Box - full of local discounts and freebies (such as cinema tickets and Gregg’s sausage rolls). • An Employee Assistance Programme – 24-7 helpline with access to counselling and financial advice. • Training and Succession Planning – such as IOSH/ILM and Forklift training courses, and time off to attend personal training. • Bonus scheme to recognise when targets have been met.

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