WR Logistics are currently recruiting for a graduate Freight Forwarder in Redditch, Worcestershire.
This is a permanent vacancy within a Freight Forwarder operating worldwide.
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who would like to learn and progress within the logistics industry. We would also look at graduates who have an interest in the Logistics and Distribution industry!
Hours and Pay
£18,000 – £23,000 (depending on experience)
Monday – Friday
(Apply online only)
Job Role – Freight Forwarder
Working within and supporting the operations team.
Liaising with clients (Both verbally and in writing).
Preparation of freight quotations.
Negotiating with clients and suppliers.
Raising job files and appropriate paperwork and placing bookings with suppliers.
Monitoring shipments in transit.
Problem solving any issues that arise.
Raising sales invoices.Experience / skills required
Ideally a 2:1 degree.
Living within a 40 minute commute of Redditch.
Own car / transport.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Strong IT skills (Microsoft packages).
A quick thinker with initiative.
A willingness to learn and a good work ethic.Character Attributes
A confident, positive and engaging personality.
Can do attitude.
Strong work ethic.
Good attention to detail.
Calm under pressureWR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.
WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy