Overview

Are you an experienced import freight forwarder? Perhaps reluctant to make a career move during these crazy times, worried it is too risky? Southampton Freight Services, a local, well established family run freight forwarder is fighting the pandemic head on, diversifying & growing through the pandemic, and now looking to grow their import team.

The Role:

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has a good solid import forwarding background – ideally multimodal & confident managing shipments from start to finish, including completing Customs entries.

You’ll be a key point of contact for many key customers, delivering exceptional service, building relationships and solving problems.

Working from modern stylish offices in Totton, with 3 warehouses full to the brim, you’ll be part of a friendly team, with a strong family ethos, working together to ensure maximum customer satisfaction, along with playing a key role in the company’s success.

A typical day would include managing both sea & air shipments, also some road freight. Dealing with overseas agents, booking shipments direct with carriers, updating clients on the progress of their shipments, providing Customs expertise to clients, completing Customs entries and coordinating shipments all the way through to the clients premises. In between all this, you will be collaborating with the different teams, managers, sharing expertise & cultivating ideas.

About the Company:

SFS are a well-established, family run freight forwarder that offer global services by air, sea, road & International courier. They work form modern offices and warehouses based in Totton. SFS have a solid, approachable management structure and all work together to do great work & enjoy what they do.

Salary & Benefits:

For this position, SFS is looking to pay a competitive salary depending on experience. Free on-site parking and other benefits on offer.

What are you waiting for, apply now! All applications to go via SDW and please do not approach the company directly 😀

About Southampton Freight Services

Founded in 1998 as a family business, Southampton Freight Services Ltd today remains a fully independent, family run freight forwarder and logistics provider, offering global services by air, sea, road and international courier.