Senior Road Freight Operator / Supervisor

Job Type:
- South West, Bristol
£28,000-35,000 salary; pension; cycle to work; free eye tests; discount apps; free health and wealth services
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Our client is one of the world's leading providers of forwarding and logistics services, specialising in Multi modal worldwide freight consignments and the associated supply chain management solutions. Providing global integrated door-to-door forwarding solutions tailored to its clients' individual needs. The company operates a global network with 480 branches in 74 countries employing over 12,000 people worldwide.

We now have a new opportunity for a Road Freight Forwarding Clerk this will involve Trailer freight both Imports and exports to and from the UK and cross trade throughout Europe.
Joining an already established and successful team you will get involved with all aspects of the road freight cycle.

Responsibilities include taking bookings, quotations, all associated documentation, customs entries using the linked imports and exports customs entries system
Planning the collections and deliveries of groupage, full and part load consignments of both imports and exports throughout Europe
Communicating proactively with the team to ensure the work is being carried out in the most effective way and cost efficient way

In order to apply for this role, you will have

European Trailer freight/Road freight forwarding experience
Confident personality with a can do attitude.
Drive to develop and grow the department by reviewing processes etc.
A professional positive and helpful attitude to work colleagues, suppliers and especially customers.
Commercial acumen with the ability to negotiate directly with clients and suppliers and identify and maximise opportunities to increase both Turnover and profit.
IT literate.

Salary and Benefits
Salary: £28,000 to £35,000 + depending on experience
Cycle to work scheme
Free eye tests
Discount Apps
Free health and wealth consultation services