Experienced European Freight Forwarder

  • Job Reference: Spider
  • Date Posted: 22 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £20,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Experienced European Freight Forwarder – Spider is advertising on behalf of a shipping company who was founded in 1989 as a full load transport specialist, initially utilising own equipment for core areas between UK & Europe. This has allowed the company through organic growth to develop itself into being one of the best European Freight companies who has developed services based on customer requests and clients looking for that ‘One Stop Shop’. They are now looking for an Experienced European Freight Forwarder to join them on a permanent basis.

As the Experienced European Freight Forwarder, you will need import and export experience. We need the ideal candidate to join the business and hit the ground running. As well as this you will need exceptional customer service & sales skills.

As an Experienced European Freight Forwarder, you will also be required to:

  • Plan, organise, direct, and help run day-to-day operations to exceed our customers’ expectations.
  • Drive continuous improvement and optimisation of all processes such as data inputting and custom clearance documentation.
  • Monitoring transport rates, markets and looking after your client base to ensure the job runs smoothly from start to finish.

If have knowledge and understanding of rates, customers, and suppliers within the European road freight sector, fantastic computer literate and work well with strong team building, decision-making, accountability, this could be a great opportunity for you. 

If you have all the relevant skills and minimum of 4-5 years’ experience and would like to join their company, please apply by forwarding an up to date CV, including your email address and contact number, as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you. 

This is a full-time role. In return, the salary on offer is £20,000-£35,000 per annum (depending on experience). 

Please check your email inbox and spam / junk mail folder for any email correspondence for this role. 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser, and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: Road Freight Forwarder, European Freight Forwarder. Import, Export, transport, logistics, Freight Forwarder, Haulage, Experienced European Freight Forwarder

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