The Head Office will be closed from Friday 19th April 2019 and will re-open 8am on Tuesday 23rd April 2019.

Careers

Thank you for the interest you have shown in our vacancies at our Head Office, based in Cannock, Staffordshire and at our Essington Hub, based in Wolverhampton.

All the positions we have available are listed below:

Job Title

Permanent Night Warehouse Operatives Roles

We are looking to recruit Full-time and Part-time Warehouse Operatives for our Night Operation at Cannock and Essington.

No experience necessary. Immediate start. No Agencies. 

In this role you will be:

  • Sorting parcels
  • Handling freight
  • Working Monday until Friday (5 days) - no weekend working required
  • Paid £8.21 per hour
  • Provided with a unique 4 hour training session on practical skills required to carry out the duties
  • Permanently employed by APC Overnight

If you’d like to join the APC Overnight team apply today. We are interviewing every week with immediate start dates available.

Apply now!

Click here to fill in the application form.

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

Job Title

Ledger Assistant (12 month FTC)

APC Overnight is the UK's largest delivery network, with more than 105 locations nationwide. We collect, route and deliver millions of parcels every month.

We are looking for an experienced Ledger Assistant to provide high quality, professional support in our ledger function.

We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible on a 12 Month Fixed Term Contract. 

To apply for this fantastic opportunity send us your CV with covering letter today this should detail any remuneration expectations you may have by emailing recruitment@apc-overnight.com

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

See job description

Job Title: Ledger Assistant (12 month FTC)

Location: APC Overnight, Head Office in Cannock

As our Ledger Assistant you will be responsible for assisting with both Purchase ledger and Sales ledger duties and other ad hoc duties including;

  • Producing weekly sales invoices
  • Investigating and resolving invoice queries
  • Processing and posting purchase invoices and credits
  • Ensure purchase orders are completed accurately and authorised when required
  • Liaise with suppliers and resolve queries ensuring a quick resolution
  • Reconciling supplier statements ready for payment runs
  • Completing payment runs
  • Assist in month end duties

To be successful in your application you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Previous ledger experience is essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong excel skills
  • The ability to learn quickly and keen to develop
  • Sage knowledge would be an advantage
  • Good Organisation skills

What we can offer you?

  • Competitive salary dependant on experience
  • Free parking on site
  • Working hours are 08:30 – 17:00 with 1 hours Lunch
  • 28 days holiday
  • Cycle to work schemes
  • Involvement in staff forums
  • Employee of the month and year awards
  • Length of service awards
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
Job Title

Nights Security Officer

We currently have a vacancy for a Security Officer within our well-established Security Team on our night operation, based at our Head Office in Cannock, Staffordshire.

Main duties will include assistance in the delivery of the security function during the Night Operation and contribution to the implementation of the security policy, ensuring there are high security standards at all times. You will also be required to use the Company’s CCTV facilities to research and aid with investigations.

The successful candidate will have a working knowledge of the Data Protection Act, excellent communication, people management and conflict skills. You will have security awareness, with a sound working knowledge of Microsoft and reporting. Previous experience is essential, SIA qualification is desirable.

Hours of work will be 45 hours per week worked Monday to Friday nights.

You can apply for the above role by sending in your CV and covering letter to: recruitment@apc-overnight.com

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

See job description

Job Title:   Night Security Officer

Location: APC Overnight is a nationwide parcel company with depots throughout the UK.  We pride ourselves on quality and outstanding levels of customer service.

Job Summary: To improve and maintain the security both at the hub and across the network.

Responsible to: Security Manager and Night Security Supervisor

Performance Standards:

You will be expected to complete your duties in a professional manner and to a high level.

  Skills/experience required:
• Working knowledge of the Data Protection Act
• Excellent communication skills
• Excellent people management skills
• Excellent conflict management skills
• Security awareness
• Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
• Report writing skills
• Previous experience essential
• SIA Qualification desirable

Main duties:
The main areas of responsibility and expectations for this role are as detailed below:
• Assist in the overall delivery of the security function during the Night Operation
• Contribute to the implementation of the Company’s security policies
• Work as part of the team of contracted Security Officers to ensure high security standards
• Use the Company’s CCTV facilities to research and aid with investigations
• Any other duties that the position may require

Key Roles and Responsibilities:
• Ensure the control of persons and vehicles accessing and leaving site
• Managing ‘live’ security incidents with the support of the Night Operations Management Team
• Maintain and enforce high standards of health and safety with regard to site policies and procedures
• Undertake foot patrols in the appropriate areas at the appropriate time
• Ensure the effective searching of persons and vehicles in line with Company policy and procedure
• Complete written reports for the attention of the Night Security Supervisor as and when required
• Operate CCTV facilities during arising investigations

This list is not exhaustive and you may be required to perform additional duties.


Other Information:

• This post is a uniform role and appropriate attire will be supplied by APC -Overnight
• The position consists of working 45 hours, Monday to Friday between 2000hrs and 0400hrs. Due to the nature of the role flexibility is essential.  Occasionally you may be required to change your working pattern
• Entitlement to a 30 min unpaid break each shift (Therefore on site attendance equates to 9.5 hours per day)

Job Title

Marketing Design Executive

We have an opportunity for a talented and creative marketing design executive to join the APC Network based at our National Sortation centre in Cannock, Staffordshire.

Become part of the UKs largest independent network of delivery specialists, a network built on entrepreneurial spirit, drive and energy. If you are in search of a diverse, fast paced working environment that enables your contribution to really count, come and join our team.

Reporting to the Director of Business Infrastructure you will be responsible for the digital portfolio of the marketing function, working with key stakeholders to develop exciting new material to promote our brand. This diverse role embraces design and technology not only within the marketing environment it also extends to support in driving forward the overall business strategy.

You be the central point of contact for the Marketing department therefore you will need excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate will be a creative thinker, have excellent working knowledge of Microsoft packages with proven skills across design software and possess an appetite to explore and introduce new mediums to the business. 

Please apply in writing with a covering letter stating your salary expectations to: recruitment@apc-overnight.com

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

See job description

Job Title:   Marketing Design Executive

Location: APC Overnight, Head Office in Cannock

Job Summary: To drive positive promotion of the APC brand both internally within the network and externally in line with business strategy. Be the primary of the head office marketing function in the provision of a high quality and professional marketing material and creative digital content that champions the APC brand

Responsible to: Director of Business Infrastructure

Performance Standards:

You will be expected to complete your duties in a professional, timely manner and to the highest level, being an ambassador of the quality of the APC brand

Skills/requirements:

• Confident self starter
• Have passion, drive and determination
• Excellent communication/ interpersonal skills
• Good negotiator
• Strong organisation skills
• Commercial Awareness
• Creative thinker
• Ability to prioritise workloads
• Accuracy and attention to detail 
• Conversant with office technology and software, esp. Word, Excel and Power Point
• Competent Designer
• Proficient in the use of Creative Suite / Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
• Experience of design for print and graphics for digital
• A dynamic, creative, positive individual who enjoys working as part of a team
• Appetite to explore additional marketing mediums and emerging digital solutions/ techniques; blogs, podcasts; interactive software
• Comfortable with presenting
• Conversant with the marketing mix


The main areas of responsibility and expectations for this role are as detailed below:

• creating and developing marketing campaigns/ material through the lifespan of the product/ service/ concept, including research
• act as custodian of the APC Brand Guidelines awareness and compliance by all business users, updating and refreshing as required
• designing marketing and promotional materials, brochures and leaflets in line with business and network members requirements
• creating digital campaigns, newsletters, social media and e-shots
• ensure all digital material is kept up to date and version controlled
• support business departments through the introduction and use of new digital material (e.g. infographics/ illustrations/ animations/keynote/ mail chimp)
• devising, creating and presenting new ideas and strategies
• promotional activities and events as required
• enhancing, maintaining The APC corporate websites, including analytics
• organising and co ordinating company and network events
• coordinating internal marketing and an organisation’s culture
• managing and creating content for company social media platforms
• act as a point of contact for the Marketing Department and dealing with general queries.
• act as primary point of contact for designated departmental suppliers
• ordering, maintaining and distribution of stock levels of APC merchandise and materials.
• actioning of relevant department administrative tasks
• liaising with the company’s chosen print supplier with regards to marketing material and the online print portal.
• Working with external marketing and PR agencies and communicating APC expectations as required.
• Completing marketing related projects adhering to brand guidelines
• Work with depots to enhance their use of the APC brand across multi channels

Job Title

Sales Executive - Edinburgh Depot (12 month fixed term contract)

We have an immediate requirement for a temporary Sales Executive to join our newly acquired Edinburgh depot. We are looking for an experienced, talented and hungry Sales individual that will assist the existing team by injecting new business and fresh leads for 2019.


The ideal candidate will be able to hit the ground running and will have a passion for generating new business and a track record of hitting sales targets. A logistics and parcel delivery background would be beneficial.


Key requirements of the role include:
• Conduct 15 new business meetings per week
• Min 20 new accounts signed and traded per month
• New business monthly target of £3000 per annum
• Generate 40 fresh new business leads per month, and added to the CRM database
• Conduct detailed hand over of all new business accounts after 1 month to Depot Sales Manager
• Produce monthly Sales Report and Pipeline Report, and send to Business Development Director
• Keep depot informed of all new business weekly
• Record everything on Sales working document and report monthly
• Follow up to all inbound leads within 24 hours, ensure everyone is kept in the loop and results recorded


The role is a 12 month fixed term contract. Basic salary in the range of £21k to £24k pa pro rata plus commission scheme plus car allowance.
Laptop and mobile phone provided

To apply please forward your CV and covering letter to recruitment@apc-overnight.com
 

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

Job Title

Revenue Protection Officer

We currently have vacancies in the Revenue Protection Team working on our night operation, we need enthusiastic team players who are quick to learn, to ensure the Company’s income is protected in this key front line position.

Reporting to the Revenue Protection Supervisor you will be responsible for identifying and correcting incorrectly manifested consignments for service and pricing. You will review and apply accurate pricing for weight and volumetric errors ensuring compliance with the company’s conditions.

The successful candidate will have excellent levels of accuracy and a strong understanding of the term compliance. They will be highly motivated, have good PC skills, especially excel, excellent communication skills and good timekeeping.

To apply for this role please email your current CV to recruitment@apc-overnight.com

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

See job description

Job Title:  Revenue Protection Officer

The Company: APC Overnight is the UKs largest next day delivery network, with more than 105 local depots covering all areas of the country.
Job Summary: To protect the Company’s revenue streams through reclassifying of incorrectly manifested items. This is a key front-line position and will involve monitoring freight received during the night to ensure it complies the company’s conditions.

Responsible to: Revenue Protection Supervisor, Revenue Protection Team Leader, Head of Finance

Skills/Knowledge and Experience:

• Strong understanding of the term compliance
• Able to apply measurements, volumetric calculations and rate changes to consignments accurately
• Excellent communication skills
• Good PC skills, especially MS Excel
• Highley motivated and flexible team player
• Ability to work quickly and efficiently
• Excellent timekeeping


Main Responsibilities:

• Identifying and correcting incorrectly manifested consignments for service & pricing
• Allocation of fines to Incompatible and non-compliant freight
• Review and apply accurate pricing for weight and volumetric errors
• Provide accurate data of results including administration
• Other ad hoc duties


Other Information:

The APC is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Job Title

Forklift Truck Instructor

We are looking for an experience Forklift Truck Assessor to join our well established in house training team.


This role will be fast paced, supporting the Company with its FLT training which will include, reviewing in house training modules, delivery of refreshers to our team of FLT drivers on site, developing training, and assessment materials for FLT training, training up FLT drivers for our Operational teams. All to required ITSSAR/RTITB standards.


This role is a full-time position working Monday to Friday predominantly supporting our Night Operation teams. Flexibility in respect of hours will be required, and occasional travel may be required to other sites. Full training and development will be given along with the opportunity for career progression. 


To be successful in your application you must enjoy delivering courses and training at all levels, have strong communication skills both written and verbal, have competent computer skills especially using Microsoft packages.


What can we offer you?
• Full-time, permanent employment which offers a competitive salary
• 28 days holiday
• Salary sacrifice schemes
• Cycle to work benefits
• Employee of the month & year awards
• Length of service awards

To apply for this fantastic, brand new role by sending us in your CV with a covering letter detailing any salary expectations to: recruitment@apc-overnight.com


Closing date Friday 08 February 2019.
We look forward to hearing from you!
 

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

Job Title

Permanent Night FLT Roles

Do you have a valid Counterbalance FLT license? If so, we are currently recruiting for night FLT drivers based at both of our Cannock and Essington hubs. Apply now!

  • Full time position
  • £8.50 per hour
  • Unique 4 hour training session on practical skills
  • Immediate start
  • Permanently employed by APC Overnight

If you’d like to join the APC Overnight team apply today. We are interviewing every week with immediate start dates available.

Click here to apply. 

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

Job Title

We are looking for talented people to join our Sales and Business Development team

We have various vacancies within our Network for enthusiastic, hard-working and results driven sales people.

If you have sales experience and a proven track record (in particular within the carrier industry) then please send over your CV and a covering letter including the type of role that you are looking for to:

The Human Resources Department, The Alternative Parcels Company Ltd, National Sortation Centre, Blakeney Way, Kingswood Lakeside, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS11 8LD

Alternatively you can email to sales.recruitment@apc-overnight.com

APC Overnight is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

No recruitment agencies.

What will happen with your details?
Here at the APC we hold application details on file for a period of 6 months. These details are only shared by the HR team with relevant recruiting managers to enable them to screen applications. Should you have any questions around this please do not hesitate to contact us.

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