Our client is and established freight forwarding business based on Birmingham Business park seeks an experienced UK Container Road Freight Operator to join it's business.
Joining a highly experienced team the successful applicant should have working experience of handling import consignments from mainland Europe both groupage and full trailer loads. This will include trailerrouting, customs formalities, onward UK deliveries and final client invoicing
Handling imports mainly, you will arrange and monitor haulage from start to finish.
• Coordinating road services including Groupage, Part Truck Load, Full Truck Load and dedicated transport
• Receive orders and book into system
•Communicate with overseas agents
•Process and follow up quotes
• Maintain and build relationships with customers
•Handle all files and documentation with great attention to detail, whilst maximising each opportunity
•Costing and invoicing each file following arrivals
• Liaise with partners, suppliers and colleagues to deliver highest level of customer care Requirements
•Previous experience in European Road Freight Imports
•Previous experience essential
•Good geographical knowledge (advantageous)
•Strong commercial awareness