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Freight Fowarder

Hull, Yorkshire
£28,000 to £33,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Freight Forwarder £28,000 to £33,000 Grafton recruitment are delighted to be partnering with a global leader within the Supply Chain Sector who are now looking for a Freight Forwarder to join their expanding Hull based team. As a Forwarder you will provide an excellent customer service experience for customers including clearances, quotes, arranging shipment/deliveries, invoicing and all other functions as required Duties Completion of end to end forwarding activities as the individual role requires Follow strict and time sensitive SOP's/KPI's to ensure compliance Work closely with internal and external customers Focus on customer service Use of Next Gen/MS office as requested Ensure invoicing, job costing, CIA, Netting and milestone are updated within the required timeframe Month end department compliance Customs Entries Cost control Assist senior forwarders, Supervisor and line manager where required Ensure all reports including internal and customer specific are completed within the deadline Resolve queries from customers and suppliers Ensure Best Practice models are adopted Work closely with the Operations manager for Internal and external rates reviews. Remain in contact with customers and suppliers to maintain relationships To take part in customer reviews when required to build up visibility and relationships with customers. Assist sales and management with customer development Maintain clean desk policy Operate within companies QA system Any other tasks as directed by their Supervisor or line managerExperience Thorough understanding of customer needs Business related experience Proven operational experience in European Road freight / Import / Export / Cross Trade EU Customs formalities (preferred but not essential) Proven customer service record and experience Knowledge in of the international transportation and logistics industry, in export Air Sea Road operations. A knowledge and understanding of financials and impact on business A Good knowledge of IT systems and processes used in the transport sector Apply now
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  • Job Reference: 704625088-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Grafton Recruitment
    Grafton Recruitment
  • Location: Hull, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £33,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent