Position: Road Freight Operator – European Full Loads
Location: Bingham, Nottingham
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 17.00 pm (can be flexible on hours)
Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 DOE
Additional: Quarterly Bonus Scheme
Industry: Freight Forwarding/Shipping/Imports/Exports
We are the UK's fastest growing freight forwarding services providers. The entrepreneurial spirit of the original founders and the current management team combined with the innovative use of technology have been key components in our on-going success. This has positioned our company as a leading light in the logistics sector, respected for transparency, innovation and our determination to deliver exceptional service and value.
We employ our people based on character as much as experience and skills. We need to have the right people, with the right abilities and personality to become part of our team. Our people are enthusiastic and passionate and genuinely love finding solutions for our clients. We like to have fun at work but more than anything we're committed, making sure we always go above and beyond to deliver. Every one of our employees is empowered to achieve and surpass their potential, while remaining focused on creating lasting business relationships and long-term, sustainable success.
We are currently recruiting for a service driven road freight operator to join our team of freight specialist from our offices in Nottingham.
Freight Operator Role:
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
Managing entire life cycle of the Export freight forwarding process from origin.
Mange export freight shipments
Providing quotations, and negotiate best possible rates for our customers
Liaising with hauliers and suppliers and overseas agents
Providing excellent customer service
Responding to enquiries over the telephone and by email
Various Administrative Tasks
Skills and Experience:
Experience with European Full Loads and Part Loads
Experience with express delivery/ time critical
Ability to multi-task and process information quickly and accurately is essential.
Knowledge of Logistics/Shipping/Freight Forwarding is essential
Direct experience working for a UK Freight Forwarding company
Experience with either Road, sea or air freight movements considered
Imports or Exports experience considered
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