Road Freight Forwarder
Road Freight Forwarder – Newton Aycliffe – £20K – £27K (depending on experience)
An exciting new opportunity has become available for a Road Freight Forwarder to join a market leading company in their European Road Freight Division. This is a fantastic opportunity for a someone with a limited background in logistics looking to grow their experience as a Junior Freight Forwarder, or an individual working in the logistics industry with import/export knowledge, and/or experience in Road Freight Forwarding.
About the Company
The company were founded in 1912, so it’s safe to say that you would be joining a stable, long standing business. The group employ 33,000 employees which spells opportunity in a well-structured organisation. My client is forward-thinking, market disrupting and has a really strong ethos in company values, holding a genuine interest in their staff and their well being.
- £20K – £27K
- 9:00 – 17:30 Mon – Fri.
- 22 days holiday – rising each year up to 5 extra days.
- Above industry pension contribution.
- An excellent team of industry professionals
- Award winning company established in the early 1900s
- 8 sites across the UK, 970 locations in 60 countries!
The person will work as a part of a well-established team arrange shipments to/from Europe and UK based customers, by use of the existing road-freight and distribution network across Europe, along with internal UK distribution and warehousing departments.
- Receiving bookings via platforms or by e-mail
- Contact delivery UK places to book in deliveries.
- Instructing UK Warehouse and Distribution teams for loading/offloading of cargo to vehicles using our Transport Management System.
- Ensure legislative compliance in all areas.
- Perform and correctly implement General Administration, e.g. invoicing; filing, queries, claims, POD handling.
If you feel that you fit the above and want to work for a company that really cares about its employees, promotes from within and celebrates success, then apply today.
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