Export Freight Forwarder

Posted 8 January by SDW Recruitment Ending soon

Export Clerk | Export Co-ordinator

Do you have deep sea export forwarding experience? Perhaps you have stagnated a little in your current role and looking for a new challenge and the opportunity to progress your career? If so, this could be the perfect role for you?

The Role:

Our customer is a leading freight forwarder looking to recruit an additional member to its export team in Felixstowe, where the successful candidate will be responsible for managing export sea freight shipments for a wide range of clients & commodities. The successful candidate will be responsible for booking shipments, arranging collections, managing the flow of export documentation, including Bills of Lading, packing lists and licences / Certs of Origin.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous Export Forwarding experience
  • Customs procedure knowledge
  • Analytical / Attention to detail
  • Good customer service skills

Desirable Criteria:

  • Negotiation / Quotation experience
  • Multimodal experience

About the Company:

Our client is a real entrepreneurial success story, growing from a one-man company back in 1971 to one of the UK’s most successful independent freight forwarders. This company turns over in excess of £16M, and invests & values its staff.

Salary & Benefits:

The company are offering a very competitive salary package for this role and is open to candidates with different levels of experience. Salary is very much depending on experience, but for the right candidates at the right level, a salary of between £20K & 28K is certainly achievable.

Required skills

  • Customer Service
  • Export
  • Shipping
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Bills of Lading

Reference: 34048404

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