Our client is a major global international Freight Forwarding, Transport & Logistics provider, they now have an opportunity for an experienced freight forwarding individual to join the Freight Forwarding team in their Sea and Air freight office in in Bristol
Summary of job tasks and responsibilities:
Receive jobs from clients, review job for data accuracy and correct documentation, Job allocation to appropriate logistics service provider, Document production and reconciliation, monitor customs declarations, validate export shipment routing against SOP and GDP guidelines, transfers and import pre-alerts, confirm departure & final set of export documents, Handovers and monitoring POD's
Comply with Company policies and procedures and provide proactive support of Customer Service. Liaise with external suppliers to monitor job progress, irregularity handling and escalation
To be considered for this position you will ideally have previous freight forwarding, Logistics, 4PL, or related experience ideally gained in air and or sea freight logistics for Europe although we would welcome candidates with good administration, customer service and office skills as training will be given. You will have excellent communications and IT skills.
Salary £22,000 to £25,000
9am – 5pm or 8am to 4pm – monday to friday