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Senior Transport Operations Clerk

Job Reference booker/TP/16552/20774

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Planned Number of Hires:
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
any 5 out of 7 days; on rotating shift with week 1 on AM (06:00-14:00), week 2 on PM (14:00-22:00)
Working Hours:
4 Maxted Road Hemel Hempstead
Closing Date:
Job Category:
Hemel Hempstead DC
Business Area:
Booker Retail Partners

What's in it for you

At Booker, along with being a great place to work and giving you an opportunity to get on in your career, we also offer the following fantastic package of benefits:

  • A Booker colleague card with 10% off purchases at Booker and double discount events up to three times a year.
  • After 3 months service, a Tesco colleague discount card with 10% increasing to 15% off most purchases at Tesco for a 4 day period after every four-weekly pay day, ie. thirteen times a year. In addition to 10% off at Tesco Cafe and 20% off all F&F purchases.
  • 10% off pay monthly & SIM only deals with Tesco Mobile for yourself, along with further great deals through-out the year.
  • Up to 30% off car, pet and home insurance at Tesco bank. Terms and conditions apply.
  • Free eye test when you spend £50 or more. You can also save 30% when you spend £50 or more on glasses, prescription sunglasses and contact lenses.
  • 50% off health checks at Tesco Pharmacy.
  • Exclusive access to discounted RAC breakdown cover rates
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases including a cycle to work scheme.
  • After 3 months service, you can join our annual Save As You Earn share scheme which allows you to buy Tesco shares in the future at a discount.
  • Retirement savings plan (pension) - save up to 5% and Booker will match your contribution.
  • Life Assurance - You are covered for death in service life cover of up to three times annual pay
  • Health and Wellbeing support and resources including our 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family.
  • A great holiday package

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Operations Clerk to join our team based at our Booker Retail Partner Distribution Centre . You will support the day to day administration of the Transport department, overseeing the Operations Clerks.

You will be responsible for

As a Senior Operations Clerk some of the key accountabilities will include:-

Completing the relevant accident investigation paperwork

Dealing with CRM queries and resolving allocated tickets within the set deadlines

Managing control of the fuel system

Day to day management of the Transport Operation such as route departures

Tachographs downloads

Communication with managers, liaising with team members from transport as well as warehouse and CST

You will need

To be successful in the role you should have:

Data Entry / Administrative Experience

GCSE Maths and English grade C or above (or equivalent level numeric and literacy skills)

PC Literate

Excellent communication skills

Ability to analyse verbal and numeric data

Able to work on own initiative and under pressure

Ability to work as part of a team

Good Time management and organisational skills

Ability to work effectively in a constantly changing environment

Attention to detail and accuracy

Experience with HGV drivers or within a similar transport role would be ideal however, we will consider transferable skills.

About The Company

Be part of something special.  Join our team at Booker.

Booker is the UK's leading food & drink wholesaler. We are privileged to serve independent retailers, caterers and small businesses, from locations across the country. 

Booker Group comprises of Booker Wholesale, Makro Wholesale, Booker Retail Partners, Booker Direct and Best Food Logistics. Our customers include Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens and Londis retailers and we have one shared aim - improving choice, price and service for all our customers.

Our business is incredibly diverse, so it takes a wide range of skills to deliver the exceptional service our customers require.

Wherever you join us, you’ll be part of an organisation that will help your career to keep moving forward.

*Booker Group is part of Tesco plc, however is operated separately from the core Tesco business and as such the benefits offered will be different from those offered at Tesco*