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Transport and Distribution Clerks and Assistants

Workers in this unit group perform various clerical functions relating to the transport and distribution of goods and freight.

£24,870

Median Salary

New workers start around £18,949. Normal pay is £24,870 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £37,322.

Daily Tasks

  • Maintains records regarding the movement and location of freight, containers and staff.
  • Obtains customs clearance and processes import and export documentation necessary for the movement of goods between countries.
  • Monitors tachograph readings and maintains records of hours worked and distance travelled by drivers.
  • Formulates delivery loads, vehicle schedules and routes to be followed by delivery staff.
  • Processes customer orders and forwards requisition documentation to storage and distribution personnel.

Skills employers are asking for

  • Critical Thinking
  • Monitoring
  • Speaking
  • Learning Strategies
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Writing
  • Active Listening
  • Active Learning
  • Mathematics
  • Science

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