Freight Forwarder

Freight Forwarder

Posted Today by Premium Crops

  • Hambledon, Hampshire
  • Permanent, Full-time
  • £Variable, dependent on applicant

Premium Crops is an agricultural merchant focusing primarily on niche and value added crops. We are a small independant part of a substantial business with a turnover ~£800,000,

We are seeking a new member of the team for our Logistics and Forwarding department.

Freight Forwarder - Position Overview

Management of shipments

  • Arranging freight pick up and deliveries
  • Arranging international/domestic freight through to destination
  • Ensuring all necessary documentation is supplied and accurate to ensure a smooth movement of goods
  • Tracking shipments
  • Storage management
  • Invoicing customers and producing quotes/costings
  • Communicate effectively with customers globally

Freight Forwarder - Position Requirements

  • Experience of freight forwarding environment
  • Highly organised, able to prioritise and work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Customer focus
  • Problem solving/Analytical
  • Good team player
  • Commercial awareness
  • Numerical skills
  • Flexible approach to daily tasks and work load
  • Working with overseas agents/third parties

Required skills

  • Agricultural
  • Flexibility
  • Forwarding
  • Logistics
  • Transport

Application question

Do you own a car & full driving licence?

Reference: 37319192

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