Road Freight Co-ordinator REF ZZ 844

Our client based around the Ipswich area is looking for someone with a road and airfreight background.

Salary is £23-26k plus benefits - 25 days holiday. private health care, pension, rewards scheme

 Ensure quotations are issued in a timely manner and that all cost models built up are captured.
 Ensure that the Company’s export and transit licences are used in the correct manner and all information is captured and processes followed.
 Ensure communications with DIT and HMRC are expedited efficiently and fully comply with lawful requirements.
 Produce documents in a compliant manner and process in a timely manner. Assist the Head of Freight Forwarding to ensure no omissions to Company Policies and Procedures.
 Ensure commercial awareness when undertaking charter bookings and that policies and procedures are fully adhered to.
 Ensure accountability with suppliers in regard to the provision of their services.
 To facilitate the growth of the freight forwarding departments customer base (new and existing accounts)
 To develop positive relationships with suppliers including customer service
 Develop new products and route to market including correct price tariff development
 Preparation of written monthly reports along with KPI information
 To deputise for colleagues as and when required.

Qualifications/Education required:

 Good GCSE qualifications, including English and Maths
 In depth experience working within the freight forwarding industry covering multi modal transport and shipping for both import and exports
 Intermediate skills with Microsoft applications
 Customs and licence compliance experience

 

 

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