Logistics Export Operative

Recruiter
Midas Recruitment
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
18000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client, a leading British shipping company who have been established for over 30 years, with an excellent reputation within the industry, are currently looking for 3 experienced Logistics Export Operators to join their expanding offices in Solihull.

As the Logistics Export Operative you will be responsible for:

  • Developing and build relationships to ensure a high level of customer service is provided at all times
  • Making sure freight is moved to customer specifications and on time with all legal documentation
  • Keeping a record of daily events and interactive reports
  • Arranging haulage with shipping line & hauliers
  • Negotiating and agreeing costings
  • Checking freight invoices prior to dispatch
  • Dealing with requests and queries within a timely manner
  • Communicating with overseas agents

The successful candidate for the role of the Logistics Export Operative will have:

  • Minimum 2 years' experience in Freight forwarding
  • Export experience involving shipments to global destinations
  • Familiarity with use of haulage, sea, road, rail and air forms
  • Experience managing client relationships
  • International experience and ability to work with a global network of agents, suppliers, hauliers, rail and air lines

As the Logistics Export Operative you will have previous experience working within a freight forwarding environment, have the ability to grow repeat business and develop new opportunities.

In return the Logistics Export Operative will receive a basic salary of GBP20,000 - GBP25,000 depending upon experience

If you think you have what it takes to apply for this role, please click apply and send us your CV.

Please Note: We do not contact or write to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of the closing date, you should presume that your application was unsuccessful.