Freight Forwarder

Job Title: Freight Forwarder
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fareham
Salary: £22,000 - £27,000
Reference: 1189910
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Job Published: October 01, 2021 11:46

Job Description

Import/Export Coordinator
£22,000 - £27,000
Monday to Friday - 9am - 5pm

20 days holiday

Dynamite Recruitment are pleased to be recruiting for our client based in Fareham that are looking for an experienced Freight Forwarder/ Import/ Export Coordinator to join this fun and dynamic team 

My client are a highly reputable, Global Freight Forwarder that cover all aspects of Import and Exports

Main responsibilities will include:
  • Monitoring Transport rates and markets
  • Responsibility for negotiating customer contracts
  • Responsibility for negotiating with suppliers
  • Be able to plan, direct and organise daily business requirements
  • Managing the daily business, including bookings and quotations
  • Optimising exiting process’s internally and externally
  • Investigating and planning the most appropriate route for a shipment, taking into account the perishable or hazardous nature of goods, cost, transit time and security
  • Minimising unnecessary costs
  • Maintaining communication and control through all phases of the journey, including the production of management reports and statistical and unit-cost analysis
Ideally you will have:
  • Minimum of 2 years Freight Forwarding Experience
  • Must have Export experience as this is a huge part of the role, you will be handling all the Export Shipments
  • Must be able to work as part of a team.
  • Sales experience would be an advantage (although not essential), as part of the job dependent on the candidate they will support the sales department with chasing up quotes and obtaining rates.
  • Someone who wants a challenge and will grow the export side of the business

If you would like to hear more about this role, please get in touch with Shannon Preston at Dynamite Recruitment on 02392 455422

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