European Road Freight Operator – VR/21633
Our client, a specialist in Freight Forwarding, Transportation and Logistics, is looking for a Road Freight Operator to join their European Roadfreight team in the Manchester area.
The main duties of the position:
Arranging EU Roadfreight import/export – complete all documentation correctly and on time
Booking in deliveries
Planning trailer loads (full/part/groupage)
Liaising with customers
Gathering customs paperwork (after Brexit)
Assisting The Operations Manager
Ensure all other operational activities are completed on time including preparing spot quotations, raise jobs, liaise with overseas offices/clients and raise delivery orders
Ensure best value for money is obtained during procurement processes
Implement and improve new efficiencies in workflow in conjunction with line manager
Provide holiday and sickness cover as required
Requirements the EU Road Freight Operator:
Ideally they would like someone with at least 1-2 years road freight experience but will look at someone at a lower level, ideally having worked in freight but general office administration.
In return, the company is offering a competitive salary depending on experience.
Standard hours are Monday to Friday, 08.30 – 17.30. Saturday working on a rota basis (overtime will be paid for anything out of hours).
If you’re interested in the Road Freight Operator role, click apply now, or email our Shipping team on (url removed)
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