Freight Forwarder in United Kingdom

Applying for the Freight Forwarder role

Job Title: Freight Forwarder
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £20,000 - £21,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Transport & Logistics
Sub Sector: Other Transport & Logistics
Job Reference No: 1073

Job Description

Freight Forwarder | Freight Coordinator | Operations Clerk

Are you looking to join a leading company within the shipping & logistics industry? Maybe you are looking for a new role that is varied, a challenge and working with a team of shipping professionals making the next step in your career? Our client is a leading specialist logistics provider based in Southampton Docks that are looking to recruit a Freight Forwarder to join their busy team. If you have a passion for logistics then this could be the role for you.

The Role:

As Freight Forwarder you will be responsible for all forwarding tasks for both imports and exports, starting from the initial enquiry, preparation of documentation right through to raising invoices. You will deal with import & export entries in line with HMRC regulations for all customers, liaise with customers, 3rd parties and other forwarders alongside managing key relationships with European offices / agents to assist with their requirements. You will be actively involved in quotations and managing shipments all the way from origin, through to the UK & final delivery. A real interesting role where no 2 days will be the same.

Essential Criteria:

- Freight forwarding background, sea freight
- Custom clearance experience
- Good communication skills

About the Company:

Our client is a leading specialist logistics provider situated in Southampton Docks and the successful candidate will be joining as a Freight Forwarder adding to their even expanding team. This company continues to grow & grow with strong values and a very professional team and the successful candidate will have the chance to be an integral part of that team and help the company to continue down the path they are on.

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay around GBP21-25k depending on experience.

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