Export European Road Freight Operator

£26000 - £26000

Job Description

European Road Freight Operator - Immediate Starter

Turkish & North African markets
Our client a Freight Forwarder based in Greenhithe is looking for a European Road Freight Operator to join their busy team. Ideally looking for a candidate with 2 years experience looking for their next move, must be a strong person, willing to work in a diverse environment, must have a can do attitude.

European operator -to deal with imports/exports to Europe, liaising with suppliers and partners to deliver a high level of service to our clients so their expectations are met and where possible exceeded. Extensive knowledge of European Groupage trailers/part load and vehicle planning essential.

Main Responsibilities
· Maintain and develop relationships with customer.
· To meet deadlines/requirements as per client requests.
· Monitor Supplier performance.
· Good file management and attention to detail.
· Prepare Quotations in accordance with clients request.
· Booking vehicles with subcontractors in accordance with requirement
· Complete required consignment documentation.
· Complete Customs documents for 3rd Country transits (EX1)
· Knowledge of Import / Export customs procedures for non EC cargo
· Be able to Calculate load space required
· Charging of own files
· Assisting Colleagues during staff absences / holidays

Person/Job Specification
· Excellent communication verbal, written and interpersonal skills
· Commercial awareness - right service provider for task/job.
· Positive, can do attitude
· Experienced with Microsoft Office packages e.g. word, excel, PowerPoint
· Strong literacy and numeracy skills.
· On time delivery focused.
· Strong organisational skills and ability to prioritise.
· Attention to detail
· Self-Motivated
· Strong team ethic and share knowledge

Hours Mon - Fri 9.00am to 5.30pm