Air and Road Freight Operations Co-ordinator

Red Recruit Ltd
01 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

VR/17857, Air and Road Freight Operations Co-ordinator, Worcestershire

Our client is looking for an Air and Road Freight Operations Co-ordinator to join their expanding freight forwarding company in Worcestershire.

Duties of the role:

  • Managing the day to day export and import bookings
  • Raising job files and all of the appropriate paperwork.
  • Processing the jobs using their in house software system.
  • Customs entries using the NES System.
  • Extensive client liaison both written and verbal.
  • Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation.
  • Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service status information.
  • Invoicing jobs on completion.

Experience / skills required:

  • Air and or Road freight operations experience, ideally with an export bias.
  • Customer service experience with the ability to build strong relations.
  • Experience of calculating freight quotations.
  • Negotiating skills to maximise gross profit.
  • Strong organisational and administration skills.
  • Must be computer literate

To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at quoting reference; VR/17857

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with global prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors. We provide an expert consultative, project managed approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate. Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruits mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression. We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs. Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience of their specialist sector.

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

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Please do not apply for this position unless you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry. We are a niche recruiter and have a duty to our clients. We will only respond to candidates with directly relevant experience.

Due to the current large volume of applicants for roles, unfortunately if you have not received a response within five working days, your application has been unsuccessful.