EU Land Freight Operator – VR/21700
Our client, a specialist in Freight Forwarding, Transport and Logistics, is looking for an European Land Freight Operator to work in their busy land freight department in Basildon. You will be there to deal with the processing of consignments arriving into the UK by road.
Duties of the Land Freight Operator:
Prepare import documents in accordance with established procedures and guidelines
Liaise with overseas offices, partners & agents
Check shipping invoices for accuracy
Communicate with customers
Raise delivery orders
Responsible for raising invoices, costing jobs
Skills and requirements for the Land Freight Operator:
Previous experience as an European Land Freight Operator or similar role preferable
Has knowledge of customs procedures and has handled goods from outside EU
Import experience, but export experience would be a bonus
High organisational skills and ability to manage many projects at the same time
Ability to prioritise own workload
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Conversant in IT skills e.g. Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel) and CRM systems
An administrative background
Must have an analytical skill, with a high level of attention to detail
Working as part of a team
If you're interested in the EU Land Freight Operator role, click apply now, or email our Shipping team on (url removed)
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