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Traffic Office Apprentice Sims Worldwide Logistics

Liaise with customers by phone and email Plan routes for LGVs to deliver goods Understand the costs in planning routes Complete general office duties

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 14 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    7am - 4pm or 11am - 7pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    1 years

  • Possible start date

    28 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Maintaining day to day contact with customers in order to determine their service requirements
  • Ensure that all administration (including pricing and costing) and paperwork is completed accurately
  • Ensure that all information is input on to the traffic management system accurately
  • To print all manifests and ensure that all paperwork is present and meets customer and partner requirements
  • Collate and process Proof of Deliveries
  • Liaise with warehouse and other depots
  • This list is not exhaustive and you may be requested to complete alternative tasks and duties when required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • GCSE grade 3 in maths and English or equivalent

Personal qualities

  • Problem solver
  • Attention to detail
  • Calm under pressure

Desired qualifications

Familiar with computers Good geographical knowledge of the UK would be an advantag

Future prospects

  • Career development into other roles is very possible. This includes: LGV driver Transport Manager Compliance Manager Health and Safety

Things to consider

This is an office role and will suit someone looking for a fast-paced role who enjoys solving problems

About the employer

Sims Group provide road haulage, palletised distribution, hazardous freight, freight forwarding and storage solutions to a wide variety of local, national and international customers. We are based in Stockport, South Manchester, in our own 22,000 square foot warehouse close to all major motorway links


Sims Worldwide Logistics


Trade Winds House

Barton Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mantra Learning Limited


Kelly Clancy 03332206645

  • Functional Skills maths Level 2 (if GCSE A-C is not already achieved)
  • Functional Skills English Level 2 (if GCSE A-C is not already achieved)
  • Health And Safety In The Work Place
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain leadership professional (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click the link and complete the attached form

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 14 Feb 2022