Without the right highly skilled workers in place, the UK’s infrastructure would grind to a halt. Our specialist division knows just what – and who – is needed to keep the transport and logistics industry moving.
We’ve managed staffing requirements for some of the largest organisations in the UK, covering positions of all levels. We connect the best talent in the freight, parcels, pallets and logistics industry with exciting career opportunities.
We manage a range of vacancies, including:
Courier & Fulfilment
3PL and much more
Our team possesses an in-depth knowledge of the sector, and our personal, consultative approach allows us to deliver perfectly tailored staffing solutions in a complex market.
We offer a range of services to make your Logistics job search as seamless as possible: contingent, exclusive, and our brand new model, WR Search. This retained service saves businesses time and money, providing state-of-the-art insight, behavioural analysis, and advanced tools for candidates to land their dream jobs.
If you’re seeking a new position, or are an organisation with vacancies in this area, get in touch with a member of our team.
The logistics sector is complex, and vast. We are fully aware that jobseekers and clients will specialise in a variety of roles and disciplines. To provide a more tailor-made service, we’ve split our team into three separate subdivisions, Transport, Logistics, and Foodservice. Contact them today.
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I'm the divisional manager for WR Logistics. We recruit for applicants and clients across the whole spectrum of Transport & Logistics.
I was born in Norwich, and grew up in Portsmouth, doing A-Levels in English and Sociology. I love my family, and I have three girls. In my spare time I love playing and watching football, watching Norwich City home and away, and playing squash. I enjoy all sports (balanced with eating and drinking), reading different types of books, either with girls or myself, including sporting autobiographies and war time fiction.
An interesting fact about me is I’m five days younger than Lewis – and always will be.
I recruit the best road transport professionals for some of the best haulage companies in the UK.
I grew up in Gosport, eating fish and chips on the beach instead of studying. Luckily, I have managed to use my charm, wit and confidence to bag a great job! Some of my hobbies include trekking through vast terrains, rock climbing, karate, and sailing. Basically, I like walking and play fighting with my dog, and I once went sailing with work.
An interesting fact about me is that growing up I considered becoming a clown so I learnt how to ride a unicycle – I could go about four metres without falling off.
I recruit a vast range of roles, including senior level positions in operations or sales, general managers, operations managers, warehouse managers, sales managers, business development managers and account managers.
I grew up in Portsmouth, and went to St John’s College then Havant College. In my spare time I love spending time with my dog and watching and playing football - I'm a huge Arsenal fan.
An interesting fact about me is that I once lived in the US for 2 years for work.
I recruit freight forwarding professionals across all modes of freight; sea, air, road and rail. I place roles from freight operators, supervisors, managers, business development managers and customs professionals, up to senior management and director level. My clients provide the logistics needs for companies and individuals all over the UK to ship their products all over the world; from Europe to Australia.
I was born and bred in Portsmouth. I studied History at the University of Winchester achieving a 2:1. I have a real passion for modern history; particularly the Second World War.
My main passions in life are sport, music and history. I am an avid follower of Portsmouth football club and have been a season ticket holder since I was 9. I am also a massive boxing and NFL fan. I love music and attend numerous live music events and festivals each year.
My passion for history has seen me travel to numerous different countries to visit key historical sites and experience different cultures. I have traveled to 18 different countries and was part of a round the world sailing trip when I was 17 (my leg of the trip was Miami to Jamaica).
I recruit for the Transport & Logistics Industry & specialise in international freight forwarding. This involves the import and export of goods via air, ocean & road all around the world.I regularly recruit for a levels of freight forwarding including freight coordinators, operations managers, sales and business development managers.
I grew up in Waterlooville, a suburb of Portsmouth where I also went to school and college. My further education took me to Southampton University where I studied music performance and came away with a 2:1 BA (Hons) Degree.
I own a VW Camper Van and frequently visit Cornwall where I love to go surfing and camping with friends and family. I also enjoy playing tennis and golf and generally being outdoors. My interesting fact is that I once met Keith Richards from the Rolling Stones whilst working in a country pub in Chichester.
Looking for a job in transport or logistics? We’ve got you covered. Check out our list of vacancies.
Ocean Import Coordinator - Freight Forwarding Offering a new tailored approach to global freight and logistics solutions in an ever changing market. My client provide tailor made solutions for all types of freight movements and associated services supported by industry leading IT platforms, ensuring they deliver peace of mind to all of their customers Due to recent a recent acquisition & Merger and elevated growth we now seek to appoint a new ocean import coordinator to our growing team in Tamworth. Essential requirements: 2 - 5 years experience in ocean freight forwarding experience with import operations experience with Cargowise software preferable Customs experience for import procedure preferable The Role: To carry out end to end ocean import procedures, liaising with shipping lines and over seas agents, negotiating rates, and spot quotations with high levels of customer service at all levels. The Package: Salary £30,000 Mon - Fri 8:30am - 17:00pm 24 days holiday + 8 days BH Profit share scheme Company pension contribution WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs. WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
£35000 - £42000 per annum + Company Benefits
Transport & Warehouse Manager required in Portsmouth You will be joining a market leader in specialist distribution, driving the success of the team and the business. Transport & Warehouse Manager is required to have experience running a fast paced distribution operation from warehouse through to delivery to customer. Experience in FMCG, Medical equipment, pharmaceutical distribution would be highly beneficial. Manager CPC holder preferred. The Package: £35,000 - £42,000 Monday - Friday occasional Saturday 40 hour week company benefits The Role: Transport & Warehouse Manager will be running the operation You will be overseeing a large team in various positions Must ensure Health & Safety policies are maintained and adhered to Working with Senior Managers to ensure all SLA's are agreed and met Must ensure vehicles are being used effectively Transport & Warehouse Manager will be responsible for ensuring fleet optimisation and enough vehicle resources are available. The Requirements: CPC Holder desired Experienced Transport & Warehouse Manager essential Experience in Medical equipment transport highly beneficial Excellent man manager WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs. WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
£30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Business Development Manager - Freight Forwarding A multi-site worldwide Freight Forwarder are looking for a Business Development Manager for their site in Dartford. The successful Business Development Manager will have worked for a Freight Forwarder and will have working experience within Operations, Key accounts management or Sales. Responsible for the identification, acquisition, development and retention of a customer base within the Air & Sea freight modes. You will be fully accountable for the growth of GP across these modes and in line with a structured sales scheme. The Package £30K - £55K basic- depending on experience Impressive bonus structure Car allowance Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm 24 Days holiday plus banks Company pension The Business Development Manager Role: You will be field based and in the office one day a week. You will manage your own diary and develop your own portfolio of opportunities. Achieve new business sales targets by developing relationships with new (and lapsed) customers Generate own leads and opportunities and follow up on any leads and referrals resulting from Company Operations activity Own the sales process from lead generation to closing the sale Arrange own meetings and prospect for new business Negotiate sale (price, costs, delivery and specifications) with buyers and close the sale Effectively interact with the Operations team Company's products, services and pricing structures Maintain sales pipeline using CRM software Maintain a monthly personal sales activity plan The Business Development Manager Requirements: MUST have Freight Operations or sales experience. Preferable Previous experience in a sales or key account management role at a freight forwarder Skilled at Freight quotations and rate negotiations An excellent communicator both written and verbally Excellent IT skills #FREIGHTJOBS #KEYACCOUNTMNAGER WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs. WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.