Land/Road Freight Operator

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  • Post Date: December 9, 2020
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Land/Road Freight Operator
Wythenshawe, Manchester

£20,000 – £26,000 DOE

Monday – Friday
8.30am – 5.30pm (1 hour for lunch)
Paid overtime for after hours and weekends when required

Search are working with a brand new Freight Forwarding company based in Wythenshawe, Manchester who are on the look out for 3x Land Freight Operators who will be responsible for the day to day running of the Operations.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

* Assist the Operations Manager in the execution of their duties in support of the Head of Operations Land Freight North's vision of the company to become more competitive and profitable
* Understand and execute the departments vision of good business development in order to successfully import/export the companies products
* Ensure all customers and clients are invoiced correctly and on time, and to collect any monies due in line with SOPs
* Complete all import/export activities and documentation
* Ensure all other operational activities are completed on time and in conjunction with SOPs including financial, legal and invoicing transactions
* Preparing spot quotations, raise jobs, liaise with overseas offices/clients and raise delivery orders
* Scrutinise all documentation for accuracy, authorise and pass for payment all invoices on time
* Maintain excellent customer and inter-departmental relationships including assisting with client audits, inspection and collections and liaising with sales
* Aid credit control with collection of overdue payments from suppliers and clients
* Report internal leads to the line manager/sales team
* Oversee client and sub-contractor management in conjunction with SOPs
* Ensure all reports are generated by given deadlines
* Maintain regular communication with sales teams reporting new sales leads and handover of shipments
* Communicate quotations to the line manager/sales team within two hours of receipt and ensure all quotations are recorded on the system in one format
* Implement and improve new efficiencies in workflow in conjunction with line manager


* Must have previous experience within Import / Export logistics
* Excellent communicator
* Meticulous attention to detail

If you have the desired experience and are looking for a new challenge please APPLY NOW!

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age

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