Outstanding achievements in international trade recognised in Queen’s Award Presentation

Ward Hazardous Waste team are looking to recruit a strong administrator to support the department. You will be responsible for completing a range of administrative tasks, whilst creating and maintaining relationships with internal and external customers.

Key Responsibilities:

· Supporting the team with incoming calls, routing drivers and general admin duties

· Building and maintaining relationships with customers and providers

· Intercept, sign and complete incoming and outgoing paperwork

· Complete Environment Agency quarterly returns

· Maintain invoicing records and support account queries

· Intercept and resolve issues which arise promptly and constructively

Skills and Knowledge Required:

· Waste Industry knowledge or experience is required (minimum of 2 years)

· Environmental knowledge would be advantageous

· Administration experience within a busy and fast paced department is essential

· Good IT skills

· An awareness of logistics

· Professional telephone manner, excellent customer services and communication skills are essential

The ideal candidate will be a good team player with the ability to communicate professionally and confidentially whilst being friendly and approachable. We are looking for an individual with good IT skills with attention to detail and a can-do approach to new and regular activities. The ability to show initiative when taking on new tasks or assisting others is also a key skill.

About us:

Today Ward Recycling has an annual turnover in excess of £250m, employs over 350 people and operates a fleet of over 120 vehicles. The company is now managed by third and fourth generation family members who continue their commitment to developing waste management and recycling techniques, saving their customers money and helping them to meet and exceed their recycling targets. As a modern business, Ward are aiming to be a positive force in the world. We believe that if we treat our customers, partners, staff and neighbours with respect and dignity, we will succeed in both our business and sustainability goals. As a waste management and resource recycling specialist, the environment is close to our hearts.

We are committed to delivering market-leading performance on key environmental issues in our business, with our customers, our supply chain, and our end consumers.

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