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 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.
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 specialise in recruitment for Transport and Logistics. Transport Planners, Managers, Warehouse supervisors ect….
I was born in Trinidad and Tobago and from there I have lived in New York, North Carolina and the UK. From moving around I have had the privilege of learning from different cultures which has impacted my world view. Seeing how other people live has shaped my interactions both professionally and personally. I feel blessed to be alive and it’s my goal and ambition to achieve great things no matter the environment I find myself in.
I love to play football even more than watching it. I also have a passion and love for music.
I began my recruitment career working within the apprenticeship sector successfully providing recruitment solutions to Independent Training Providers across the UK.
I grew up on the Isle of Wight, moved to London for University and had the amazing experience of living in Australia for 2 years. And just to keep it a little random I 100% think sloths are the cutest animal on earth!
Looking for a job in transport or logistics? We’ve got you covered. Check out our list of vacancies.
Eastleigh, Hampshire, England
£23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Position: Sea Freight Operator Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire Salary: £23,000 - £27,000pa Hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 17:30pm Flexible start & finish times 3 days office based 2 days from home 25 days holiday + 8 days Bank Holiday - 5 day annual roll over Company pension contribution Profit share scheme The Company: A Bespoke Freight Forwarding and International logistics company, are now looking to expand upon their Sea Freight Department at their site in Eastleigh. My client offer a fantastic platform for developing talented individuals within their organisation. They have a promote from within culture and always seek to encourage, motivate and mentor their staff to help achieve their career goals. You will be joining a rapidly expanding team of Freight Forwarders dealing with end to end export procedures for key customer accounts via Sea Freight. If you wish to be apart of a highly prestigious organisation who evoke passion into every aspect of their operation, and who take pride in their staff and company culture, please apply today! The Role: As The Sea freight Operator, you will deal with all aspects of exports process for deep Sea Freight consignments, predominately dealing with rate quotations and invoicing. You will need to demonstrate a passion and desire to want to progress within the company and show you are able to handle more responsibility as the role progresses. Multi-tasking is a key aspect to this role. This is an end to end, fully operational role dealing with all aspects of the freight forwarding cycle. Freight Imports experience is an essential requirement for this role. Producing manifests and bills of ladding also required. Experience Required Imports & Exports Rate Quotations for FCL & LCL Shipments, Groupage part & full loads Liaising with overseas agents and hauliers Invoicing upon delivery Freight Forwarding Background (Min 2 years) Air, Sea or Road freight experience Customs Clearance is highly desirable 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.
Wakefield, Wakefield, England
£21000.00 - £22500.00 per annum
Position: Export Operations Location: Wakefield Salary: £22,500pa Hours: Monday - Friday -> 9am - 5pm Benefits: 20 days Holiday (plus 2 free days a year (Birthday & 'Easter Day') these are non-contractual but the 'schemes' have been in place for years) plus bank holidays Every 3 years of service and additional day is added to a Max of 25 days (effectively 27 plus 8 bank holidays - 35 Days) The Company: Our client have more than 40 years' experience in international freight forwarding and shipping, and are proud to still be privately-owned, giving them an advantage over many larger corporations as they can make agile decisions about their service and business to the benefit of their customers & key clients. They are the very opposite of a faceless organisation filled with contact centres and myriad departments. Every team member within their business, regardless of their role ,has a basic understanding of all our clients. It makes their experience better, and adds to the resilience and ability to cope with unforeseen circumstances. The Role: Due to continued growth we now seek to appoint and Export Professional to our growing, friendly Export Operations & Documentation department from our offices in Wakefield. If you have a background in international logistics, Export Shipping, or Freight Forwarding and are seeking a new progressive opportunity with a family owned business who take pride in their staff, then please apply today! Role and Responsibilities: Completion of administration & documentation for Export consignments Input & Booking of Export Shipments, Air, Sea & Road Freight (Multi-Modal) Liaising with Customers & Suppliers Basic understanding of 'Start to Finish' shipment management (e.g. Sales, Bookings, Documentation & Invoicing) Full understanding of Incoterms Experience using Cargowise is a distinct advantage but not essential. Some cross over into Imports as well when required This is a highly progression position with scope for the right individual to move into other departments and areas of our business. 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.
Felixstowe, Suffolk, England
£20000 - £24000 per annum
Customer Service Agent - Logistics - £20K-£24K A Customer Service Agent is required for One of the biggest Logistics companies within the UK. The company have continued to grow through the pandemic and offer real job security as well as an excellent package. Package: £20K-£24K DOE 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays Health Care Retailer Discounts 8% Company Pension contribution Monday to Friday 0900 - 1700 The role: * Communicate with customers via telephone, e-mail and fax. * Organise, manage and ﬁle own paperwork. * Share the responsibility for data-entry along with other members of the department. * Complete the 'Track and Trace' process using the internet. * Carry out the despatch process including preparing despatch notes using the in house system. * Raise Airway Bills and prepare all other relevant logistics paperwork. * Prepare all labels and labelling for despatch of goods. * To prepare all necessary paperwork for various courier, freight and shipping services. * Prepare invoices using the in-house system. Skills and Knowledge: * Excellent PC skills, including Microsoﬅ Oﬃce, Excel and Outlook. * Fast and accurate data entry skills. * Excellent Customer Service skills. * Knowledge of Logistics documentation. * Organised and able to multi-task * Good communicator, on all levels. 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.