Freight & Logistics

Freight, courier, logistics and supply chain

FCS is a one of the leading names in this specialised sector, covering Permanent, Temporary and Interim contracts.

For over 25 years FCS have worked with all Companies from small to PLCs and are on the majority of PSLs enabling them to offer outstanding new opportunities.

First Choice is well placed with strategic offices in Essex, London, Heathrow, Banbury, Birmingham and Manchester to assist you with any requirements from trainee to director level.

The team have all worked in their chosen fields and are best positioned to help and guide you. Combine this with their global network coverage in 25 Countries and they really are your First Choice.

Current Freight, Courier, Logistics & Supply Chain vacancies


Relocation, Removals and Global Mobility


FCS has a specialised division recruiting professionals in the UK and overseas within the International Moving & Relocation Industry.

Whether you need assistance in finding an experienced export porter, a dedicated Move Coordinator to be sole point of contact for your corporate client, an International Sales Estimator meeting private individuals or company employees in their home or a Branch Manager Position within your organisation, FCS can help.

Having staff worked personally within the Moving and Relocation Industry, we really do understand the market and a company’s recruitment requirements, so for UK or International Moving & Relocation requirements, make First Choice Staff, your first point of call.

Current Relocation, Removals and Global Mobility vacancies

Freight & Logistics Jobs


Airfreight Export Clerk

£22000 - £28000
You will ideally have a background in Airfreight Exports although this is not essential as the emphasis is on strong administration and communication skills and someone who can be accurate with their work.

This is very much a job to finish role and the successful candidate will be required to work beyond 5.30pm when the workload requires it. Overtime is paid for this

For the right person who is prepared to work hard and learn how the business functions this would be a very good opportunity to grow with an expanding business.

Salary subject to experience

Please send your CV to

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Export Seafreight Clerk

£21000 - £28000
Fantastic new small but fast growing company are looking to add to their team

Export Seafreight Clerk

Ideal candidate will have worked in the industry for a minimum of 3 years

Responsibilities and Duties

The job entails arranging collections right through to the billing process and includes:
Negotiating rates with suppliers.
Preparing quotations.
Sea Freight Operations. Experience with LCL & FCL.
Prepare, handle, and process documentation.
with Customs entries / NES.
Raising invoices and billing.
Dealing with all the administration in relation to exports

Qualifications and Skills

The ideal candidate will be happy to work both alone and also as part of a small team.
You will have a minimum of 3 years experience in export seafreight.
Experience in imports is a bonus but not a requirement
You will be able to use your own initiative.
will be ambitious and interested in contributing towards the companys growth promoting sales wherever possible.

Please send your CV to for immediate interview

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.


Ocean & Air Import Operator

£25000 - £27000
Ocean & Air Import Operator required to join small to medium sized agent

Salary will be around GBP25,000 - GBP27,000 per annum, negotiable

Permanent, full-time

Dynamic and creative freight forwarder looking for an experienced Ocean and Air candidate to join this busy team

Ideally looking for someone who has worked in Ocean and Air operations industry with around 2-3 years plus knowledge primarily Ocean Imports with Air being in the background

Mandarin language an advantage although not essential

Monday to Friday 9-5.30

Salary up to GBP27k for the right applicant

Please send your CV to

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.

OCEAN EXPORTS FREIGHT FORWARDER wanted now to join a Global organization with established service across all industries and has one of the biggest logistics platforms to meet trades requirements at all times. Salary Band GBP25,000-GBP30,000 with a bonus to follow!

To qualify;
Ocean Freight Forwarding experience- essential
Strong knowledge of Export Customs procedures and practices
Must be able to do FULLY uk export customs entries
Knowledgeable with ISF & AMS key
Excellent communication skills
Good IT and reporting skills
Enthusiastic, flexible and adaptable
A good bubbly personality who enjoys using their initiative but also is a team player to achieve even more possitive results would be a "yes" from the pannel!

The job involved overall Ocean Exports, Freight Forwarding Operations from start to finish,
export entries, exposrt shipping documentation, assisting with commercial activities, such as quoting, following these up, recommending portfolio of services at every opportunity and completing workload within defined SOP requirements...

Whats else is on Offer?? An exciting basic to start with and extra benefits to be discussed via main interview stage, the sky is your limit! Welcome to First Choice Staff - The Freight Recruitment Agency with the Best Jobs in the Forwarding industry- Great career opportunities with companies of all sizes, across the UK and local to you! Updates & Websites:

£25000 - £30000
Customs Clearance Clerk

With Brexit around the corner, our client is looking to recruit.

European Freight Customs

Dealing with a variety of commodities for all shipments Be able to handle the whole life cycle of the shipment from clearance to delivery to the customer Complete day to day customs clearance and entries for all European Import and Export clearances though HMRC CHEIF. Enter data onto Data freight Create and amend ERTS manifests Arrange delivery onward to the client Deal with all queries quickly and efficiently Build good working relationships with both customers and colleagues Essential Experience required for the role of Customs Clearance Clerk:

Must have previous customs clearance experience from start to finish, Min of 2 years experience is essential.

£28000 - £30000
Import Export Operator Ocean Operator

The role will be working within the Ocean Import Export department where they deal with both FCL and LCL container freight shipments to Worldwide markets.

Duties will include:
Opening job file
Put Export bookings on the system
Contacting shipping lines to book containers for the customer.
Liaising with customers and hauliers to organise Import Export collections from customers premises to relevant ports.
Liaison with overseas office and agents.
Producing Import export documentation
Customs Import export entries
Charge out files
Keep customers informed of any problems that may arise.
Any other duties required by management.
the Successful candidate needs to confident, as this is a busy office, must have a can-do attitude.
Dealing with Ocean destinations.

Min of 2 years in Freight Forwarding Ocean Freight Preferred.

We need someone who is hands on for this very busy office.

70% Imports 30% Exports

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.

Excelling in their industry as a supply chain provider and with a worldwide presence; due to internal growth and volume of business coming VERY soon, we have this position available for you.... AM*Warehouse & Driving Agent-PART TIME. You can now join this dynamic and vibrant station-based Manchester Airport.

What we are looking for? A candidate that ticks the below...
Warehouse and van driving experience
Driving licence minimum of 2 years
communication and organisational skills
Enthusiastic, on the go and great team player
and able to meet industrys requirements
Able to use initiative and take responsibility where appropriate
As per DfT/CAA legislation 5 years referencing & CRB Check/Basic Disclosure - To be completed once successful for the role

In few words the role....
Scanning and labelling shipments
Warehouse processing
Allocating shipments to designated bays
Loading company van
Driving to appointed destinations for delivery of shipments
Customer services
Additional training will be provided where required

Additional Info:
Timetable*Monday 07:30am-12:00hrs
Timetable* Tuesday -Friday=04:30am-09:30am
Weekly pay, plus shift pay allowance, uniform, various industry courses and with a portal of great other benefits.

Candidates should be confident in such position, willing to get stuck in, racing to innovate and deliver!!
First Choice Staff -The First Specialist Recruiter for customers in the UK and overseas; we do find the best talents and do offer exciting job opportunities across all levels
To make us your First Choice, simply go to:-

PART TIME Warehouse Processor wanted to join a globally renowned, logistics provider on a temp to perm contracted basis near Manchester Airport. We are recruiting for the following and immediate start for the successful candidate.

Quote VR/02254
Monday -Friday*Start time 15:45hrs & Finish time: 20:30hrs

This post entails:
Processing all incoming and outgoing shipments following companys procedures
Ensuring that all areas in the warehouse are kept clean and tidy
Assisting the warehouse operations in full function
Carry out such other duties as may reasonably be requested by the Management or the Shift Manager

We are looking for self-motivated individual
Hard working,flexible and committed team player
No experience needed but if you wish to kick start in a dynamic international logistics warehouse; this may be the one!
CRB & induction day to follow*Pay GBP9.05-GBP11.35* Industry courses part of your career development* 28 days holiday pay*...and many more BENEFITS for you to find out!
In return you can expect great rewards coming your way; First Choice Staff is your first step to a brighter future! Register with us today:


Import Entry Clerk

£28000 - £28000
1 x Customs Clerk ( Monday to Friday 9am - 5:30pm Plus Weekend coverage )
Salary: GBP28,000 per annum
The job

Experience in the freight forwarding industry
Experience using customs clearance database
Experience of legislative compliance
Ensure that the company operates within all agreed operational procedures
Prepare correct documentation for all aspects of the transportation of good
Follow transport and customs regulations, where relevant, to conform to all statutory requirements
Responsible for customs declarations
Co-ordinate the customs clearance between the customer and internal function
Monitor the clearance status of shipments
What is the role all about?

You will be heavily involved with Freight Customs, from completing entries and associate documents in a timely manner to ensure the smooth movement of consignments through the port environment.
Creation of SFDs or Full Customs Entry , which can be various types , home use, temp import, British Returned Goods
Dealing with queries, Customs post actions
Supporting the Freight operations team, the best you can
Using ASM or equivalent software for completion of clearance

5 years minimum experience within a Customs role in Freight Forwarding handling all types of Customs entries, a vast knowledge of Customs requirements including Port Amendments, an extensive level of good attention to detail with declaring entries to HMRC, organised and used to working in a busy and fast paced team
MUST HAVE : CFSP knowledge, SFD and Month end Declarations

Benefits Package

20 days holiday per calendar year rising to 25 days holiday after completion of 5 full years service with the Company
Pension auto enrolment 5% er/ 4% ee
Private health insurance for employee only - invited after 1 full tax year with the Company and subject to being (and remaining) in the pension scheme
4 times annual salary Life Assurance cover
Non contractual Christmas bonus depending upon Company performance

Please send your CV to

* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.

If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.