Freight Forwarder

Location Manchester
Discipline: Freight Forwarding
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££24,000 - £30,000
Contact name: Ryan Gale

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Job ref: RG052
Published: 2 months ago

Job Role: Freight Forwarder

Location: Salford Quays

Salary: £24,000 - £30,000

RG Freight Recruitment are working on behalf of a growing digital freight forwarder to source a Freight Forwarder to join their Salford Quays office.

This client believe great service and great technology. With their own bespoke cloud based freight management system they provide a truly VIP service to every client.  Offering multi modal services from air, road and sea import and export to customs brokerage, warehousing and supply chain solutions, this client puts customer experience at the forefront of everything they do.

They are now looking to take on an experienced Freight Forwarder with good knowledge of European freight operations to bolster the growing team in Salford Quays. The successful candidate will assume a good level of responsibility in the office and will be expected to work autonomously whilst also fitting into the team dynamic and bringing their own personality to the group!

Main Responsibilities 

•    Import / Export European road freight operations: Full load, express, part-load and groupage shipments
•    Manage shipments from start to finish (quoting / booking on to system / customs / invoicing)
•    Efficiently liaise with customers and grow an understanding of their needs and requirements, while delivering outstanding customer service.
•    Ensuring good time management
•    Identifying and approaching potential new clients

The Person 

•    Good understanding of European road freight operations
•    Competent with Microsoft Office applications
•    Has at least 1 years’ experience in the freight / logistics industry
•    Good attention to detail.
•    Excellent communication skills.
•    Team player