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You can be the new face of forwarding
Freight forwarding is evolving and Unsworth are driving change with total customer focus, innovative technology and an award-winning commitment to the people that define us. We are a family run business with the highest regard for the people that continue to contribute to our success and we would love to welcome you to the team.
Innovation and ambition have been part of our DNA since we were founded in 1974, when our first team explored the use of giant airships for international transport. Four decades on and we’re still ‘pushing the envelope’, raising the industry’s benchmark for technology, customer focus……and just caring. We like ambition because it accelerates change and that drives growth. We think that ambition is good.
Colleagues that care
We have several locations across the UK, with the largest in London and Felixstowe. It is a fair collection of colleagues, but small enough for you to get to know most of us. You will find us to be focused on our business and the areas we are responsible for. Unsworth people are not the norm and we embrace that diversity. Join us and enjoy the difference.
The best you can be
Unsworth has won multiple awards for our staff development programmes and been Employer of the Year for consecutive years. We have unprecedented industry recognition of our absolute commitment to our personnel, their career progression and reaching their potential embracing:
Apprenticeships | Induction | Appraisal | Wellbeing | Training | Development
Accounts/Admin Assistant – London
Are you looking for a new challenge working within an Accounts Department? Here is a fantastic opportunity for you to work for a multi award-winning Logistics company offering genuine opportunities for career progression. We are looking to recruit an Accounts/Admin assistant to join the team.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
This varied Accounts/Admin role includes assisting with purchase ledger reconciliation work, and also sales ledger work, as well as dealing with multi currencies. There is also coding, batching and processing invoices as well as other data entry and spreadsheet work. There may also be some occasional reception duties, post, filing, and important errands as well as general accounts duties. This is an interesting varied and responsible job, providing rewarding career opportunities for progression.
Required experience, skills and qualities:
If you are a reliable and conscientious person with experience working in a busy office environment, our Accounts/Admin role may be a fantastic opportunity for you. The ideal candidate will be:
- Computer savvy with the ability to learn new systems and programs quickly
- Competent in working with Microsoft Office Excel
- Based locally to our Leytonstone office
- Commitment to our staff with our award winning staff development programme
- Full time permanent job offering genuine career opportunities for progression where individual performance is recognised and rewarded
- Genuine Support from a dedicated and friendly team of enthusiastic professionals with a bank of solid experience
- Competitive remuneration package
- Pleasant office conveniently located near Leytonstone tube station
If this sounds like the next step in developing your career then lose no time and apply online today
Some of our people
TomTom keeps our Pathway team motivated and performing at the highest possible levels. A logistics manager with years’ of experience managing people and supply chains, Tom is the heart of our team, keeping us true to our values and reminding us that customer care is an attitude, not a department.
AaronAs a customer care manager, Aaron leads our motivated and professional team in Ipswich. He is dedicated to providing Unsworth clients with the best service possible, and his wealth of knowledge allows him to assist with streamlining their logistics processes and identifying possible savings throughout their supply chain..
MirandaOur people person. Miranda is passionate about recruitment and talent management. As a modern logistics company, we know that our people are our best asset, and Miranda is instrumental in creating the right environment for them to thrive and grow. Miranda is the wellbeing champion for our company, wether it’s ‘Yoga Wednesday’ or ‘Fruity Friday’.
KyleThe go to guy for Amazon Logistics within Unsworth. Kyle is an active Amazon seller in his spare time, so knows all too well the challenges our clients face every day. Kyle delivers a unique, and insightful service to our Fulfilment by Amazon customers - Just don’t ask him what is on his storefront.