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Road Freight Forwarder

Reference

JD-LKW-23

Job Title

All other roles

Salary

£28,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Southampton

Contract Type

Full time

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Strive are delighted to assist a niche and growing 3PL who require a Freight Forwarder (specialising in Road Freight) in their EU Freight Forwarding division, based in Southampton.

Reporting into the Logistics Manager, you will be a motivated individual who is able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team.

The Role:

  • Organise loading with suppliers across the EU
  • Booking in of transport companies to ensure freight is transported to and from the UK
  • Handling of and sending documents to customers
  • Checking freight invoices
  • Follow up on shipments on the way to customers
  • Working from delivery schedules, liaising with clients, transporters, cold stores, customs & excise, shipping companies, banks and other parties.
  • Liaising with traders regarding delivery progress, problems, requirements etc.

The Candidate:

  • Experience of working within Logistics and Freight operations, specifically working with Imports and Exports to the EU, using Road as a mode of transport.
  • Excellent communicator, you will be working directly with traders / accounts / management / customers / suppliers and transporters.
  • Superb MS Office skills (Excel, Word, Access), you will be technically proficient with their use and possess excellent time management skills.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing 3PL with a world-renowned client bank!

Apply now for an immediate consideration.

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