Meet The Team

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Greg Barnes 

Managing Director  Co Founder

Joined The Team in: 1987

In Brief

I am the one responsible for pushing the business forward in all areas. Ensuring that we maintain the high standard that we promise on our Logo. To deliver excellence.

Debra Hobbis

Financial Director 

 Joined The Team in: 1987

 In Brief 

I’m the one who manages the money.   Our Finance Department runs like a military operation and that’s the way I like it!

Chris Hobbis

Sales Director 

 Joined The Team in: 1989

 In Brief

I’m accountable for the sales, commercial and HR departments here at Translink Express.

My focus is on delivering profitable growth for the business, Customer retention and First-class customer service.

Stacey Coughlin

Logistics Director  

 Re-Joined The Team in: 2014 

In Brief  

I ensure my team are always up for a challenge, whether you want a full load or part load delivering or some space to store your goods I will help you find a solution that is right for your business.

Customer Services

Jackie  

Customer Service Manager 

 Joined The Team in: 1990

In Brief

Excellence in Customer Service is at the forefront of what my team stands for and its my job to ensure that we exceed our customers expectations. 

Jodie  

Customer Service Advisor

Joined The Team in: 2016 

 In Brief

It's my job to fight your corner should anything go wrong, i'll be there on the end of the phone with the answer to your questions!

Rebekah  

Deputy Customer Service Manager

 Joined The Team in: 2018

In Brief

Delivering exceptional levels Customer Service in a timely manner and being proactive rather than reactive is the sort of service you can expect from me.

Traffic

Lee  

Operations Manager 

 Re-Joined The Team in: 1997

In Brief

Behind the scenes I am making sure our operation runs like a well Oiled machine, whatever the Customer’s needs we have it covered.  

 

 

John  

Maintenance & Driver Support

Re-Joined The Team in: 2008

In Brief

I keep those vehicles in tip top condition, organising a fleet of this size is no easy task. From a bulb to a breakdown i'm your man!

 

Hollie   

Traffic Coordinator

Re-Joined The Team in: 2016

In Brief

Keeping our drivers on their toes, ensuring that they are delivering everything on time so that we continue to provide and maintain our exemplary delivery performance for our partners.

 

 

 

 

Sarah 

Traffic Coordinator 

 Joined The Team in: 2019

In Brief

 I  help look after the drivers on a day to day basis and keep a close eye on our KPI's.

I also help to ensure that all of our customers are collected from on a daily basis. 

Marie 

Groupage Administrator 

Joined The Team in: 2020

In Brief  

 

Adam  

Transport Planner

 Joined The Team in: 2005

In Brief 

 I am at the centre of it all, speaking with drivers, customers and partners to plan loads for all over the country.    

Sarah

Groupage Coordinator 

Joined The Team 2018

In Brief 

I am here to help you with anything you need, from quoting on your job to appointing your driver, dealing with your eta request thought to providing you with proof of delivery  and generally helping delivery an excellent experience for our customers.

All in a professional and timely manner.

Shanice  

Groupage Coordinator 

 Joined The Team in: 2020

In Brief 

Up at the crack of dawn to ensure that all of the drivers leave on time is an important part of my role.

Once all of the drivers are the road i get started with planning for the following day whilst keeping an eye on the the days delivery schedules to ensure that everything is being delivered on time.

Daniel  

Storage Co-ordinator 

 Joined The Team in: 2005

In Brief

 I control the goods in and out of our multiple storage facilities keeping accurate records for our clients.

I ensure my team exceed the expectations of our clients.

Kevin

Warehouse Manager

 Joined The Team in: 2020

In Brief

 

Michael 

Warehouse Supervisor

 Joined The Team in: 2014

In Brief

 

Becky  

Accounts Office Manager 

 Joined The Team in: 2003

 In Brief  

I make sure all of our customers are invoiced regularly.   I deal with all sales ledger issues and accounts queries and lots more in between!

Casey  

Financial Administrator

 Joined The Team in: 2014

In Brief

I check invoices meticulously, I go through charges and billing reports with a fine tooth comb!

Tracey 

Accounts & Claims Administrator 

 Re-Joined The Team in: 2013

In Brief 

 You’ll only hear from me if you haven’t paid your invoice on time, although I am also on hand to help with any other accounts administration!

Shelley  

Accounts Assistant 

Joined The Team in: 2016

In Brief 

 I am here to support the team in various areas within the accounts department.

From checking invoices to ensuring customers pay on time and much, much more in between.

Sales & Marketing

Callie  

Sales & Marketing Manager

 Joined The Team in: 2005

In Brief 

I am always looking out for new business, arranging meetings with new potential clients and then working with them to ensure they have a seamless transition.

 

Heidi  

Quality & Compliance Manager 

Joined The Team in: 2018

In Brief 

I provide support by implementing new systems of work and by making positive changes where required throughout the business. As Translink evolves, our management systems provide a structured framework to wider business and to our customers.

Iwan

Office Administrator 

Joined The Team in: 2020

In Brief 

No two days are ever the same, my administration skills benefit various departments within the business and keep me busy throughout the day.