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Freight Forwarding Manager

Freight Forwarding Manager – Ocean Freight

Warwick, West Midlands

£40,000 – £50,000 (flexible depending on experience) + Bonus

Monday – Friday, Days

I’m currently recruiting for an experienced Ocean Freight Manager to join a leading freight forwarding business.

They are seeking an Ocean Freight Manager to develop and manage the ocean freight department.


* £40,000 – £50,000
* Annual bonus
* 20 + 8 days holiday
* Health insurance
* Pension scheme
* Discount app for major retailers

The Candidate;

* Ocean freight experience is essential
* Previous experience of building freight forwarding teams within ocean freight
* Must have proven management experience within a ocean freight capacity
* Previous experience of using freight forwarding systems such as multi-freight and cargo wise
* Proven experience of rate negotiation with both clients and third parties
* Must have freight forwarding experience
* Experienced in the leadership and development of teams, excellent management, communication and organisational skills are essential
* Strong commercials skills and business acumen are necessary as is the ability to identify and maximise opportunity.
* Results driven with a measured and consistent approach with thew ability to inspire and motivate
* Must have a ‘can do’ attitude
* Presentable, polite and demonstrate excellent customer service skills
* Strong customer service skills
* Competent decision making
* Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines

Duties and Responsibilities;

* Managing and overseeing the daily site operations, activities and personnel
* Building and growing strong commercial relationships with key clients to meet their needs
* Develop and building a strong ocean freight forwarding division
* Negotiating and managing 3PL carrier rates
* Performance management of all carriers
* Customer service – resolving customer issues/complaints and ensuring critical KPI's are met.
* Supervision of 7-8 freight forwarders
* Coordination with external compliance provider
* Procedural accuracy, training and full compliance of all ocean freight operations.
* Liaising with sub-contractors

If you have Freight Forwarding Management Experience and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply via the link.

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