Job Description

This role is an office based Trainee Export role in a growing department. You will learn how to liaise with customers and arrange for the export of their goods by Air (mainly) but also by Sea & Road.

The typical duties will include:

Close contact daily with customers, providing service options, rates, giving updates on their shipments (track & trace)
Arranging the collection of goods
Preparing export documents
Liaising with Airlines regarding exports
Completing export customs procedures
Sending documentation via email to overseas offices regarding new exports which are about to depart the UK (known as pre-alerts)
Arranging billing & invoicing
General customer service, answering queries etc.
role would be ideal for a recent school of college leaver, who has an interest in starting a career in Freight Forwarding and logistics - an industry that provides excellent long term prospects.

Starting salary is around GBP15k-GBP16k, with a generous annual bonus plus other perks. Salaries are reviewed annually.