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HGV Driver And Logistics Support Officer - London, Anglia And South East England (4757)

Reference
4757
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Charity
Location
Field Based
Salary
£25,000 - £28,500
Expiry Date
25/05/2017
Are you an experienced professional HGV driver? Interested in using your skills to support people affected by cancer? Macmillan Cancer Support is looking for Logistics Support officers to drive our mobile information units across the UK.

Job Description

HGV Driver & Logistics Support Officer - London, Anglia and South East England
Permanent
Full Time (34.5 hours per week, worked flexibly from Monday to Sunday)
£25,000 - £28,500

 

Our Mobile Information Units visit high streets, communities, and events to bring free confidential information and support to the local communities.

What’s the role?
Within the role you will need to work autonomously as well as driving the unit. You will be responsible for the set up ahead of a day’s opening times and dismantling the unit at the end of the day. Due to our delivery taking place on busy high streets, there is a need to have a clear understanding of any health and safety issues and how these can best be mitigated. You will work collaboratively with the team during the day and full training will be given to support you working alongside the Cancer Information Specialists to provide information and support to visitors during the opening times of the unit.

You will also be responsible for the maintenance of the units ensuring that work is completed in a timely manner and that the vehicles remain in a roadworthy condition. As well as overnight stays, there will be extensive travel across the region and weekend working. You will be provided with subsistence costs and hotel expenses whilst travelling away from home. In return we will support you with a full induction and further training to undertake the role.

Who are we looking for?
You will have excellent driving skills, a clear understanding of all regulations relating to driving a HGV and Health and safety. You will also have excellent communication skills and a passion to help people. Basic IT skills are needed for this role as is a flexible and positive approach. Face to Face customer service experience would also be an advantage.

What can we offer you?
We commit to actively developing you and offer excellent benefits including private medical insurance, life assurance, pension, childcare vouchers, generous leave, and interest free loans for season ticket and gym membership.

If you would like to discuss this post please contact Team Leaders Samantha Jones on SJones@Macmillan.org.uk or 07714 769359 or Jeremy Burman on JBurman@macmillan.org.uk or 07545 422044.