Job Description

Our client has an exciting opportunity for an Freight Forwarding operator to join their expanding team. As a business we specialise in Freight Forwarding activities within the EU to a wide range of manufacturers and industries. This would be an ideal position for someone with specific operational experience, already working within the Forwarding industry.

The Role

Daily customer services to ensure the needs of our clients are met

Assisting with completion of documentation and compliance

Experience of the AEB customs software package advantageous but not essential.

Ensuring that documentation is prepared and accepted for all daily export shipments in a timely manner

Load planning and liaising with hauliers to secure trailers as required

Assist in managing customer interfaces and expectations to ensure excellent customer service is offered to our clients

Provide the rest of our team with customs support as required

Monitor the clearance status of all shipments

Liaise with warehouse and operations staff to be ensure that tight time schedules are met

Initial flexibility on working hours whilst we adjust to the new Brexit requirements from 1st January 2021

The Candidate

Excellent communication and co-ordination skills, with a good knowledge of Freight Forwarding and Customs procedures

IT literate with knowledge of Customs software and transport Management Systems being advantageous

Strong organisation and time management skills

Ability to work as part of a team

At least 3 years relevant experience