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Vacancies with Candy Carriers - Couriers in Kent and the South East - Kent Courier Services

Vacancies

UK Sameday & Worldwide Express Courier Services from Candy Carriers.

 

Being part of our friendly team at Candy Carriers can be a rewarding experience - many of our staff have remained with us for years.

Our work is diverse and often involves travel throughout the UK and sometimes extending into mainland Europe.

We operate a 24/7 service and you should be prepared for varied working hours across the week.

Present Vacancies:

 

Field Sales Executive (Swale, Medway, Maidstone Areas)

We are seeking a dynamic new member to join our sales team. You will be actively responsible for promoting our extensive portfolio of transport services for the UK and Worldwide markets.

The Role

  • To seek new business from existing clients and prospective new customers, via self-sourcing lead creation.

  • To maintain close contact with those clients on a regular basis.

  • To follow up all sales leads and supply feedback.

  • To liaise with other departments and members of staff.

  • To monitor customer accounts by using IT skills and database profiling.

The Person:

  • You should be totally focused on creating and maintaining professional relationships within the SME and corporate markets.

  • You should be able to provide proof of a successful track record in meeting financial targets and increased profitability.

  • You should be self-motivated, as your role will be primarily field based.

  • You should be innovative, organised and articulate.

  • You should possess first class communication and presentation skills and be able to liaise with clients within companies of varying size and commercial value

  • You should have a flexible attitide, good timekeeping and the ability to prioritise your workflow.

  • You must hold a full UK driving licence.

The Reward:

  • Negotiable Salary
  • A profit based bonus package.
  • Car Allowance
  • 20 days holiday per annum
  • Job satisfaction from working within a friendly and relaxed company.

£Negotiable

 

Full Time Drivers Class 2 (C) Licence

Swale/Medway

Experienced commercial Class 2 drivers required to work from our Swale and Medway locations.

Why not join us in providing high quality delivery services for customers delivering throughout the UK?

The position provides a variety of driving duties, including bespoke dedicated deliveries throughout the UK and  multidrop pallet services within the South East.

You will need to have a flexible attitude towards unsocial working hours, as start and finish times may be varied according to the duties. You should also be physically fit, as there are occasions when some lifting of loads is required.

If you have a good geographical knowledge of the UK and previous experience of delivery driving, then you already have an advantage.

Please note: A driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) qualification is required for this position. Full details of CPC can be obtained from https://www.gov.uk/driver-certificate-of-professional-competence-cpc

We can offer you:

  • ADR (hazardous) and vocational vehicle training.

  • Minimum 48 hour week Mon/Fri

  • Saturday working (on a rota system).

Basic Annual Salary £25,084 rising to approximately £32,500 with aditional hours and duties


£25,084 to £32,500 p.a.

 

Delivery Driver up to 3.5t (Category B)

Swale/Medway

Experienced Commercial Drivers based in Swale and Medway are required to join our established team, providing express deliveries throughout the UK.

You will be driving a variety of vehicles up to 3.5t. A suitable driving licence with Category B is a minimum requirement.

A flexible attitude towards unsocial working hours is essential, as early starts and late finishes are common. You should also be able to demonstrate a proven geographical knowledge of the UK. Previous experience of delivery driving will  be an advantage. Candidates should be aware that the position can involve lifting.

ADR and vocational vehicle training is provided.

This position is ideal for someone wishing to progress to a future career within the driving industry.

We can offer you:

  • Training of ADR (Hazardous)
  • Training towards Driver CPC qualification
  • Training to Class C1 & Class C
  • Progressive Vocational vehicle training.
  • Bases in Medway/Swale.
  • 48 hour week Mon/Fri.
  • Saturday working (on a rota system).
  • Excellent salary: Starting basic £19,344 rising to £23,500 (including additional hours and duties).

£19,344 to £23,500 p.a.

 

 

Full Time Drivers With Class C1 Licence

Experienced Commercial Drivers are required to join our established team providing express deliveries throughout the UK. 

You will be driving a variety of vehicles including small vans,Transits, Sprinters, Lutons and trucks up to 7.5t.

A suitable driving licence with Class C1 is a minimum requirement.

A flexible attitude towards duties and unsocial working hours is essential, as early starts and late finishes are common. A proven geographical knowledge of the UK and previous experience of delivery driving will be an advantage.

Candidates should be aware that the position involves lifting and you should be physically fit.

Please note: A driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) qualification is required for this position. Full details of CPC can be obtained from https://www.gov.uk/driver-certificate-of-professional-competence-cpc

Driver CPC training can be provided subject to a successful probationary period.

We can offer you:

  • ADR (hazardous) and vocational vehicle training.

  • Bases in Medway/Swale.

  • Saturday working (on a rota system).

  • Training to Class 2 can be provided for drivers wishing to advance their career in transport.

Basic Annual Salary £21,216 rising to £26,000 (including additional hours and duties)


£21,216 to £26,000 p.a.

 

There are no further vacancies at this time.

Please check back regularly for an update...

If you think you have the qualities needed to join our growing team then apply now by sending your CV to:

Mr A. Dixon,
Candy Carriers, Unit 6/4, Mill Way, Trinity Trading Estate, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 2PD
or email: admin@candycarriers.com

Please note: Due to the high level of interest in our vacancies, if you have not been contacted within 14 days, your application has not been successful on this occasion.