Freight Operator* Road & Sea

M01911
N/A
MANCHESTER OFFICE
GBP20,000-GBP22,000

Job Description

Newly created Freight position Overall you will be arranging the road freight transportation of containers, imports and exports and supporting the ocean operations department. This is a truly exciting opportunity to work within a happy and thriving team. Our Client is looking to train the successful candidate on the Ocean Freight side of the business, great career advancement!

Duties of this role;
Freight operations
Arranging collection of containers and deliveries
Checking & processing invoices
POD's
Liaising with customers and suppliers
Updating rates and tariff
Filling customer orders and SOPs
Inputting freight jobs on in-house system (Data Freight)
Updating spreadsheets
Checking deliveries on in-house system AS400

With your previous experience in handling container haulage you will be able to identify potential problems/delays and taking the necessary action to prevent them.
Involved in the transport function and supporting the ocean operations department.

Skills and Requirements:
Previous experience in handling container transport bookings- essential
Good understanding of how sea freight logistics works
On the ball, sharp, work well under pressure and able to think on your own feet
Confident, enthusiastic and able to quickly adapt to fast changing circumstances
IT literate - fully conversant in Microsoft package (word/excel)
Excellent customer service skills

Additional:
Starting Salary Band: GBP20,000-GBP22,000
Want to know more? Then give us a call on 01619051266 and quote: VR/01911

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