Job Vacancies & Careers at Collett

We're always on the lookout for talented people to join the Collett Team in our Halifax, Goole and Grangemouth Depots. Have a look below and see our current career vacancies & job openings.

Transport & Forwarding Clerk

Working as part of the Operations Team, this appointment will report directly to the Freight Forwarding Manager for the company. The role will include fielding incoming calls and emails from Customers, Drivers and Sub-Contractors, assisting and dealing with the planning & scheduling of road transport and freight forwarding operations, managing operations on a cost-effective basis and general transport office clerk duties, cargo inspections and related tasks.

Experience Required

The candidate will initially be responsible for assisting with transport and forwarding operations, developing to take responsibility and manage these functions.  They must be customer focused, have an attention to detail, be able to complete all necessary documentation, commercially astute and be suitable to work on a personal level with the client base.


  • O level or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years+ experience in a logistics environment
  • Full clean driving licence

Office Skills

  • Demonstrate ability to complete tasks, with an attention to detail
  • Have a good understanding and geographic knowledge of the UK and Europe
  • Ability to record and report progress & development of the task
  • High level of computer skill and competency

Personal Qualities

  • Flexible and willing to learn in order to develop in the role
  • Effective communicator at all levels
  • Build business relationships with colleagues and clients


The role is based at our Goole depot, but may be required to travel between other depots or clients in order to oversee or manage some percentage of the task.

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Victoria Terminal, Albert Road, Halifax, HX2 0DF
Mistral Point, AW Nielsen Road, Goole, DN14 6UE
Baltic House, Central Dock Road, Grangemouth, FK3 8TY
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