Trainee Freight Forwarder

Trainee Freight Forwarder salary up to £21,000 DOE

Grafton Recruitment are delighted to be partnering with a leading global supply chain business in the North East Lincs area who are looking for a Trainee Freight Forwarder to join their specialist team.

This a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is looking for an opportunity to embark on a career within the ever growing Supply Chain and Logistics sector.

As a Trainee Freight Forwarder you will be providing Supply Chain Solutions to companies around the world getting goods from producers to a market, customer or final point of destination. You will be fully trained in all aspects of freight forwarding, imports and exports.

Duties to include

Request and Negotiate Price quotations from airlines/shipping lines/hauliers informing about the Freight price, terminal charges, cost of special documents, insurance prices, as well as prices for handling the goods
Working to strict deadlines to co-ordinate Worldwide imports or exports with end to end responsibility (including collections, airline bookings, liaising with overseas agents/customers until delivered).
Strong customer relationships to understand requirements and always deliver excellent customer service.
Customs entries
Providing transport solutions
Dealing with any queries that may arise.

You will have

Excellent IT skills
A Strong work ethic
An interest in Supply Chain and Logistics
Good level of education
Ability to pick up new systems and processes quickly.
Excellent interpersonal skills.What you will get in return

Industry leading training
The opportunity to embark on a career within a global business
Free parking
Excellent salary
Great working environment.Apply now

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