Job Description

AIRFREIGHT QUOTATIONS CLERK – FREIGHT FORWARDING, IMPORT & EXPORT

Offering a salary of £22,000 to £25,000

Global Organisation

Birmingham/West Midlands Location

A rare opportunity has become available working for our client, a Global Freight Forwarding & Logistics organisation joining their Airfreight division as an AIRFREIGHT QUOTATIONS CLERK.

The role will be responsible for handling daily Airfreight import/export quotations,

  • Selling Airfreight rates to customers and responding to customer enquiries
  • Liaising with offices in Origin, customers directly, internal customers, sales departments etc
  • Checking rates with Airlines, Consolidators and Hauliers
  • Negotiating on rates to get the best possible prices
  • Following up customers to ask for the booking and identifying other potential business opportunities
  • Updating customers monthly/quarterly with new rates and tariffs, analysing costing and pricing structures for Airfreight shipments.

We require a commercially savvy candidate who has gained experience of working in the Airfreight Import/Export industry and has responded to rate requests, quotations, RFQ’s etc. Essential skills also include excellent communication skills and Freight forwarding experience/knowledge.