We are currently recruiting for an exciting position as a Freight Analyst (Nights) for a large scale freight & shipping magnet in Castle Donington, Derbyshire!
My client is a market leader within the industry and helps shore up companies supply chains through their solutions. They are based in the Castle Donington area of Derbyshire and additionally have offices based across the United Kingdom. They specialise in providing world-wide transport solution where others fail. The business is market-leading in their approach and a highly regarded world-wide.
As a Freight Analyst (Nights) you will work a night shifts of four nights per week, these will be structured across Monday through to Thursday. You and your colleagues will be the first point of contact for any shipment details such as pricing, customs, and live updates.
Prepare quotes, taking bookings and dealing with general customer enquiries in a professional and timely manner, in line with our company SLA's
Source, plan and monitor consignments, assessing any risk to targeted deadlines, and providing alternative transport solutions as a contingency option
Liaise with shipping suppliers in order to negotiate best possible rates
Obtaining, checking and preparing documentation to meet customs and packing specifications, and compliance with other countries regulations and fiscal regimes
Maintain and develop strong relationships with current and new customersProfile
The successful Freight Analyst (Nights) will report into the on-site UK Freight Manager. You will be actively commutable of Castle Donington in Derbyshire and have the following skills and experience:
3+ years experience in global shipping and / or freight forwarding
Vast experience of import & export shipments
Proven calibre with freight pricing, monitoring or analysis.
Ideally degree educated
Languages experience would be advantageous, but not essential Job Offer
£35,000-£43,000 (Basic Salary)
Company bonus up to £3,000