Multimodal Freight Forwarder

Do you have previous shipping or freight forwarding experience?

Our client, a global, forward thinking & modern logistics company is looking to make their next hire.

This client has a lively, friendly team with offices and close to the City Centre at Town Quay

The Role:

You will be responsible for managing shipments from start to finish. Predominantly import sea freight, but you will also have the opportunity to manage export roles, plus all modes of transport, including road & airfreight.

You will be responsible for dealing with overseas agents, carriers & suppliers, negotiating rates and compiling quotations. Managing shipments, completing Customs entries, arranging delivery and the tracking of cargo using state of the art IT systems.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous freight forwarding / shipping / logistics experience.
  • Familiar with shipping documentation such as Bills of Lading
  • Good customer services skills
  • Good IT knowledge

Desirable Criteria:

  • Transport experience
  • Cargo wise experience
  • Customs entry experience

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay between £23K & £30K for the right candidate, depending on experience.

Apply today – immediate interviews being held.