Experienced Freight Forwarder

Aylesbury

Ref: 3136FF

Company Profile

Our client is a well-established logistics company with international operations

Responsibilities

Experienced Freight Forwarder
Salary: £30.000 - £35.000 pa depending on experience
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
At commutable distance from Hemel Hempstead, Dunstable, Luton, Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Bicester, Oxford, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire
Ref: 3136FF


*** With background in freight forwarding / transport and knowledge of new Brexit
       customs ***

*** Office hours are Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm ***


Main duties:
To monitoring shipments from the beginning to end also delivering excellent customer service with timely and effective communication between customers, suppliers and colleagues.


The Role:
- To deal with customers and suppliers enquiries on the daily basis over the phone and
   by email
- To build relationships in a professional manner with suppliers and customers, and
   provide excellent level of customer service
- To resolve any possible issues in all areas of the job
- To monitor the progression of transports and follow through to completion ready for
   invoicing
- To ensure transports are running in scheduled time
- To check and control supplier invoices
- To put all data in management system accordingly
- To support the sales team with quotations and tender administration also identifying
  sales opportunities

Candidate's Profile

- Business fluency in English (written and spoken)
- Previous experience within Transport / Freight Forwarding is essential
- Strong knowledge of export shipping documentation and regulation (especially since
   Brexit) is desirable
- Highly organised and focused
- Attention to detail and accuracy
- Able to work on own initiative and part of a good team
- Fluency in French or Spanish would be beneficial but not essential

Salary

£30.000 - £35.000 pa depending on experience

Keywords

Freight Forwarding, Transport, Logistics, UK, Europe, Coordination, Coordinator, Shipping, Shipment, Operational Administration, Export Regulation, Brexit, Customer Service, Customer Care, Customer Advisor, Quotations, CRM, Fluent in English

Status

Live


Salary

£30.000 - £35.000 pa


Reference

3136FF


Location

Aylesbury


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