Business Administrator

Job description

Den Hartogh Logistics is a leading bulk Logistics Service Provider to the Chemical, Gas, Polymer and Dry Bulk Food industry. We have integrated our Logistic Services in four Business Units: Liquid Logistics, Global Logistics, Gas Logistics, and Dry Bulk Logistics. Safety and Operational Excellence are embedded in our culture. We understand the value of networks and partnerships, and therefore focus on developing SMART logistic solutions together with our customers and suppliers. We have a global presence, with more than 1,800 employees located in 47 offices within 26 countries. Our modern equipment includes more than 20,000 tank containers, 6,100 dry bulk containers and specialised dry bulk trailers, 350 tank trailers and 630 trucks.


About The Role:

To support this growth, Den Hartogh is looking to recruit a Business Administrator to be based in our Immingham office.


Providing administrative support to the logistics team, you will produce and distribute management information that enables stakeholders to provide actionable insight, driving strategic and operational decisions. The Business Administrator will be required to:

• Support the logistics team with an effective administration facility
• Gather and analyse data, create reports to produce and distribute management information that enables stakeholders to provide actionable insight, driving strategic and operational decisions
• Maintain databases for people, vehicles and equipment to enable legal compliance and best practice
• Provide accurate data and update systems to support operational excellence and KPI’s
• Create daily, weekly and monthly reports to generate graphs and presentations to enable the management of KPI’s
• Ensure that deadlines are adhered to, whilst ensuring the quality of work is not compromised
• Monitor job completion times and appointments kept; assist in setting appropriate actions, contributing to continuous improvements
• Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders

Job requirements

About you:

The ideal candidate will:


• Have strong numerical skills
• Be proficient in all Microsoft packages with advanced level in MS Excel
• Be a confident communicator who enjoys working in a team and working with people, with an excellent standard of verbal and written communication skills
• Have the ability to gather, manipulate and interpret a range of data and understand trends
• Have excellent organisational skills to co-ordinate and deliver on a variety of actions concurrently, delivering every time to high standards
• Be able to work independently, prioritising workload to meet deadlines under pressure
• Have the ability to multitask and deliver a hands-on approach in a fast-changing environment
• Be proactive and promote a positive attitude in the work environment


What we offer:

• An interesting position with a high degree of responsibility in a growing and informal organisation
• A team-oriented, strongly supportive culture emphasizing transparency, continuous feedback, professional development, and celebrating success
• Excellent benefits package including pension scheme, life assurance, cycle to work scheme and employee assistance programme.
• You will have fun in business!

The successful candidate will be joining a growing and vibrant organisation with ambitious goals. Den Hartogh prides itself on a working environment that promises openness and respect and provides opportunities for personal growth as well as ongoing career development.



How to apply

Please apply via the link on this page. The closing date for applications is 31 January 2022.  For more information about the role, please contact Sarah Langridge, HR Co-ordinator sarah.langridge@denhartoghdrybulk.com