Our client is a well-established freight forwarder who now due to continued growth and expansion are now looking for an Air and Road freight Operator to join the team in their offices in St Albans.
Your role will involve...
* Managing the day to day export and import bookings of Worldwide air freight and European road freight shipments.
* Raising job files and all of the appropriate paperwork.
* Processing the jobs
* Extensive client liaison both written (email) and verbal (telephone).
* Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation.
* Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service status information.
* Invoicing jobs on completion.
Experience / skills required
* Air freight or European road operations experience, ideally with an export bias.
* Customer service experience with the ability to build strong relations.
* Experience of calculating freight quotations.
* Negotiating skills to maximise gross profit.
* Strong organisational and administration skills.
* Good IT Skills.
Circa 26000 - 35000 dependent on experience, contributory pension