Commercial Assistant - Deep Sea Specialist

Posted 5 days ago by JF Hillebrand UK Ltd

When transporting beverages, companies around the world have come to rely on the logistics services of JF Hillebrand. Combining expert staff, specialist knowledge and market-leading technologies, we offer a complete logistics management solution to a range of customers across the globe.Since inception, JF Hillebrand has been dedicated to the business of beverage logistics. Over 170 years of experience has equipped us with specialist skills and dependable processes - shaped around the unique demands of the products we handle.


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JOB PURPOSE To assist with the smooth running of the Commercial function and to ensure that all Operational targets in relation to service, quality and productivity are met at all times.


  • Timely allocation of preferred carrier to transport orders
  • Maintenance of trade lane specific rate cards in QRS system
  • Assisting with procurement function
  • Supplying key account and inside sales team with cost pricing
  • Continuous improvement of routing and process
  • Assisting solution design team with trade lane analysis


  • Completed allocation of carrier to order
  • Expected GM per order vs Expected GM at sale
  • All objectives as detailed within Workday HR System


  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Self-motivated and able to work without supervision
  • Enthusiastic with excellent customer service skills


  • Experience in Freight Forwarding
  • Experience in Internal Sales/Commercial Roles
  • Experienced team player


  • Good computer skills including Word, Outlook and Excel

PLEASE NOTE: We do not hold CV's on file if you are unsuccessful at progressing to the next stage in the application process. Unsuccessful CV's will be deleted from any systems we use as a business, once the post has been filled.

Job Type: Full-time

Required skills

  • Commercial Awareness
  • Logistics
  • Sales
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Price Quotes

Application questions

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Do you have the skills and experience detailed in the Job Description?

Reference: 34262953

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