My client, a global supplier of freight and logistics services to the events and exhibitions industry requires an experienced freight forwarder to join their expanding team.
The role will involve:
Managing event logistics requirements by air, road and sea including international customs clearance, budget control and adhering to strict client / event deadlines
Working with clients to prepare relevant paperwork for shipments
Managing the event from initial client enquiry through the complete job to invoicing and post event wrap up meetings with clients
Managing own projects and providing support to colleagues working away from the office when necessary
Maintaining and developing relationships with clients
The successful candidate will require a good working knowledge of all modes of freight forwarding with a proven track record. Experience in the events industry would be an advantage.
Project management, customer service and strong client relationships are key elements of the operation and industry.
The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills and the ability to work under pressure.
The role will require the candidate to work onsite at events and exhibitions globally
- Customer Service
- Business Travel
- Freight Forwarding