You will join the heart of freight and shipping in Manchester with an incredible opportunity to take on new challenges as an Air Freight Forwarder for a booming Import and Export market leader with a global customer base.
My client operates in the heart of Manchester when it comes to Freight and Shipping, it is a rapidly expanding business dealing with fast paced air freight deliveries with many premium house-hold names consisting of a global customer market base. The business has exploded in terms of growth pre covid – with an 82% profit increase and a turnover of £522million.
The successful Air Freight Forwarder will report to the Air Freight Supervisor/Operations Manager and will carry out tasks such as:
Carrying out and completing end to end forwarding activities.
Work with internal and external customers providing excellent communications and customer service
Monitoring air freight and setting/meeting customer expectations
Producing import and export solutions – data handling
Completing and producing relevant air freight paperwork – compliance management
Critical analysis to resolve customer queries and issues.
Providing quotes and price indications to both external and internal customers – Maintain and improving relationships.Profile
The ideal Air Freight Forwarder will have the following skills and attributes:
Previous experience in a logistics environment within freight
1 year experience within Air freight is preferred
Desirably educated to degree, or equivalent level
Experience in Import/Export
Ability to commute to Manchester
Passionate, Positive, Proactive character
A drive and desire to deliver excellent customer service to succeedJob Offer
What do you get?
£27,000 – £35,000 based on experience
Flexible work hours
Extensive benefits package
Career Progression Opportunity