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Despatch Operative


Banbury, Oxfordshire, England

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Date Posted:

27th March 2024




Purchasing and Supply Chain

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At Prodrive we believe there’s no limit to what can be achieved when the brightest minds come together. Joining one focused and driven team, you will challenge boundaries in order to change the game for our customers. We are the world’s leading independent motorsport company and the business behind some of the greatest names and achievements in motorsport over the last 40 years. Our skilled Technicians, Mechanics, Fabricators and Engineers work together every step of the way to design, build and run elite competition cars on the track and off-road across the globe.

We are recruiting for a Despatch Operative to assist in our Motorsport Distribution Centre. You will be part of a fast-paced, customer facing team, ensuring the correct products and quantities are correctly packed and accurately processed ready for worldwide despatch.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that Despatch is providing the highest possible level of customer service & presentation.
  • Liaise with Sales Department, ensuring continuity.
  • Highlight and resolve shipping delays with our chosen courier.
  • Arrange courier collections/deliveries and ensure relevant paperwork is completed correctly.
  • Ensure accurate accounting and filing of paperwork relevant to freight.
  • Ensure all goods are processed through the DC in a timely and effective manner.
  • Dealing with very high specification and value racing car components.

Who are we looking for?

Our ideal candidate will have worked in a similar despatch position previously, be highly computer literate and have an eye for detail. You will have a can-do attitude with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

What can we offer you?

  • An attractive salary which will grow in line with your ongoing development and impact
  • 25 days holiday (which increases with long service) with an opportunity to purchase up to 15 extra days
  • Training opportunities for continuing professional development
  • Onsite subsidised staff restaurant
  • Car and pension salary sacrifice schemes
  • Cyclescheme
  • Exercise classes
  • Paid time off for volunteering
  • Consultations with our Fit 4 Life expert
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Exclusive company discounts
  • Life assurance

We are an equal opportunities employer

At Prodrive we are committed to attracting and nurturing the best talent and creating an inclusive workplace. We value individual differences and diversity amongst all staff so that everyone has the widest opportunities to maximise their potential. We aim to ensure that no job applicant is placed at a disadvantage by practices or requirements which disproportionately impact protected groups and which are not justified by the demands of the job. If you feel you are right for this role, we welcome your application.

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