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Road Freight Forwarder

Type
Permanent
Uploaded
10/09/2019
Start Date
ASAP
Skills
Road Freight, Customer Service, Import, Key Account
Location(s)
Dartford
Industries
Freight Forwarding
Salary
£22000-£28000 per annum(Benefits package)
Contact
Reference
J9722

Description

Experienced Freight Forwarder?
Road Freight?
Familiar with Import?

This could be the perfect role for you with a Sunday Times top 250 company in Dartford.
Customer Service strength ESSENTIAL

The Package:

Salary £22K - £28K
Hours 09:00 - 17:30, Group Personal Pension Plan - to 5%.
20 Days holiday - increasing to 25 days
Life cover - four times annual basic salary
Voluntary Benefit Scheme
Private Healthcare
Income Protection
Introduce a Friend Bonus Scheme
Childcare Voucher Scheme

The Role:

To liaise with customs staff when required, providing them with accurate information to ensure goods are quickly cleared for import/export in accordance with the Customer's requirements.
To demonstrate a professional, helpful and positive manner whilst maintaining a high standard of support and service at all times.
To provide service information, quotations, take bookings and champion the needs of the customer.
To offer a high standard of customer service to both internal and external customers
To offer a high standard of customer care to both internal and external customers, by providing accurate and appropriate information and demonstrating a professional, helpful and positive manner.
To demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Customs regulations and Dangerous Goods.
To keep control of jobs, through effective liaison with colleagues, overseas correspondents and hauliers.
To deal with any communication into and out of the department in a customer focused professional manner.

Requirements

Import experience ESSENTIAL
Road Freight ESSENTIAL
Customer Service experience ESSENTIAL
Worked for a Freight Forwarder ESSENTIAL

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