Job Description


Offering a salary of £25,000 to £35,000 depending on experience

Based in Birmingham    

Immediate Start Available

Permanent opportunity

We are working with a Birmingham based Multimodal Freight Forwarding organisation, who offer their customers logistics solutions to meet their every need, whether this be Oceanfreight, Airfreight, Import & Export, Cross Trade, Domestic, Consolidation and/or Warehousing.

The role of FREIGHT FORWARDING OPERATOR will be to handle the Import and Export of Oceanfreight and Airfreight shipments, from taking the initial enquiry and making bookings with Shipping Lines, Airlines, Hauliers etc to producing and processing all Shipping Documentation and instructions, Customs Entries, Invoicing , Billing out maximising profitability.

Also working with a commercial flair, negotiating in rates and costings, following up on quotes and building strong rapports to gain repeat business from customers.

For this role we are seeking a candidate who has gained experience of working in FREIGHTFORWARDING operations and is conversant in Seafreight and Airfreight Import and Export shipments. Possesses strong communication skills with a keen eye for detail and good knowledge of the Freight Forwarding industry and is able to operate well in a small team environment.