Air Freight Forwader upto £27k

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  • Post Date: January 4, 2021
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Job Overview

Our client, a logistics company based in the North of England is looking for an Air Freight Forwarder.

You will act as the subject matter expert for air shipments to assist in the development of any new requirements, from sales to bookings, negotiations, documentation, billing and customer service.

Role and Responsibilities – Freight Forwarder (AIR):

Source, retain and develop a network of key accounts, customers and overseas agents
Ship commodities across global markets
Act as the main point of contact for all freight forwarding activities
Identify key measures and improve efficiency in freight forwarding activities, delivering ever increasing service levels
Be at the forefront of preparations for Brexit with customers, agents and suppliers
Calculate freight quotations for export and import freight
Follow consignments in transit to completion and invoicing
Ensure legal compliance to all local and international regulations
Working with the transport and warehouse operations, provide the customer with a one-stop-shop for all their freight needs
Drive continuous improvement initiatives that reduce cost and deliver better service
Act as a Company Ambassador by maintaining a customer focussed and professional approach to service delivery at all time
Qualifications and experience – Freight Forwarder (AIR):

Applicants must be an established freight forwarder
Proven sales experience would be an advantage.
Good understanding of Maths and English
Proficiency with the Office Microsoft package
Eligibility to work in the UK
Ability to work collaboratively with others at all levels
Flexible and able to work efficiently when under pressure
Preferred Qualities and Skills – Freight Forwarder (AIR):

Process minded with the ability to set up effective working practices
Import/Export, custom clearance or international trade qualification
Up to date knowledge of ADR regulations
If you believe that you have necessary skills and experience to be successful in this exciting new Airfreight Forwarder please apply today

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