Road Freight Forwarder - Europe

Posted 5 February by White Recruitment Ltd

Road Freight Forwarder required to specialise in European Road Freight based from Yorkshire.
Road Freight Forwarder must live in commutable distance to Leeds.

The Company:

This group employs 140 staff across 8 depots in the UK operating all modes including Road, Air/Sea, Project & Logistics. The UK has seen major growth in recent years and we expect this trend to continue. We believe that people are our strongest asset and we are currently looking for an enthusiastic and willing team member to Join our Road Team in Yorkshire.

Package:

20K - 26K
25 days holiday + bank holidays
A positive and busy working environment, good colleagues and an informal atmosphere
Pension

Hours:

Business hours Monday to Friday

Responsibilities

Respond to quote requests & bookings from customers (internal & External).
Arrange transport in accordance with current agreement (e.g. Agency agreements/ Sub contractors).
liaise with customers and grow an understanding of customers business needs & markets.
grow existing business opportunities and look for new markets.
Ensure up to date knowledge of legislative requirements.
Deal with ongoing queries and provides up to date information to the customer in respect to transported goods.
Produce associated document e.g. collection notes, manifest etc..
Liaise with shipper, consignee or nominated contact to ensure all transportation details are correct.
Raise sales invoice & respond to related queries.
Communicate with our overseas depots and form a good working relationship with partners.
Ensure current systems are updated and accurate.
Maintain efficient filing & records.
Ensure accurate completion of paperwork.
Arranges export or import customs clearance if required
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White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • Customs
  • Export
  • Freight
  • Import
  • European Road

Reference: 34395571

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