Road Freight Supervisor REF ZZ 1024

Our client is looking for someone to set up and run a new Road Freight department managing 2 other members of staff.  The company is located around Heathrow in fantastic new facilities.

Hours of work are Mon-Fri 0900-530pm or as the jobs requires but they can be flexible with working arrangements. Also available over the weekends for monitoring and overseas update purposes.
Salary £35-35k
Must have the following in bold:

1)End to end processing of UK and European road freight shipments including customs clearance and fiscal responsibilities

2)Up to date knowledge of current road freight processes including creating and updating GMR

3)Create and arrange Discharge of T1’s (Currently not at our premises)

4)Complete Import and Export entries on Sequoia system

5)Maintain overview of all current shipments and update clients accordingly

6)Liaise with forwarders, hauliers and overseas agents

7)Compile and provide quotations for end to end services whilst negotiating best possible provider rates

8)Provide excellent customer service

9)Ensure that all data is input accurately into operational systems where applicable

10)Ensure HMRC compliance

11)Oversee the operation of the department including managing the team, currently 2 other staff members

Position Requirements

1)Proven experience within the road freight industry

2)Excellent understanding of customs procedures and HMRC compliance

3)Post Brexit road freight customs knowledge

4)Strong organisational skills and attention to detail

5)Excel and Microsoft office package proficient

6)Clear and effective communication

7)Outstanding customer service


1)Boxtop Knowledge

1)Sequoia Knowledge

Category: Current Vacancies, Logistics, Warehouse / Transport.