Freight Forwarder

Location Manchester
Discipline: Freight Forwarding
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25,000 - £35,000
Contact name: Ryan Gale

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Job ref: RG108
Published: 26 days ago

Job Role: Freight Forwarder

Location: Manchester

Salary: £25,000 – £35,000

RG Freight Recruitment are working on behalf of an international logistics provider to recruit a Freight Forwarder to work in their Manchester office.

This client are head quartered in Manchester but have offices across the globe. Specialising in air, road and ocean freight as part of worldwide logistics solution, this client have an emphasis on providing their customer with complete peace of mind. This is achieved through excellent customer service, a fantastic network and a "right first time" attitude,

They are now looking to grow their small team by taking on an experienced Forwarder. Experience in air, road or sea freight in a freight forwarding environment is required and a willingness to learn other modes of transport is a must.


  • Completion of end to end import or export forwarding shipments

  • Preparing and providing competitive quotes

  • Arranging collection and delivery of shipments

  • Customs entries

  • Prompt and accurate invoicing 

  • Resolving queries from customers and suppliers

  • Providing outstanding customer service at all times

The Person

  • Experience of imports or exports in a freight forwarding environment (Air, road or sea)

  • A keen interest in freight forwarding and willingness to learn

  • Knowledge of customs entries

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Results driven with a knack for problem solving

  • Fluent in written and spoken English