Ground Network Agent - Freight Forwarding

£20000 - £25000

Job Description

New opportunity to join one of the leading names in the Freight Forwarding industry.

This role will be to work within the ground network department, where you will be receiving and on forwarding cargo to its appropriate destination.

You will need to have Freight Forwarding experience for this role, either in a customer services/operational capacity or in a transport capacity.

Key duties will include:

Ensure smooth and timely freight process flow
Arranging of pre-carriage and on-carriage
Continuous cooperation with the warehouse in order to ensure quick receiving and same day on-forwarding of shipments
Ensure accurate and timely data entry into our operational system
Track and trace files of shipments routed via the ground network
Ensure timely checking of vendor invoices, and passing to accounting department for payment or query if necessary
Ensure on forwarding of freight and timely clearance when applicable
Ensure the accurate submission of declarations to UK customs
Creation and discharge of Customs Transit (T1) documents
Interact with various departments in arranging their shipments
Calculation of space usage on vehicle, and creation of loading plan
Contribute to maintain good relationships with suppliers

*We can only accept applications from candidates with the stated required experience for this role, if you dont hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.