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Freight Operator

Freight Operator

in Shipping & Logistics Permanent
  • Ipswich
  • V/11014
  • £28,000 - £35,000
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Job Description

Time Appointments are working on behalf of a well-established and growing Transport company who are looking for an ambitious and flexible individual to join their team.

 

Working as part of a team, the successful candidate would help look after the day to day running of FTL, groupage, export and import services. This will involve load planning, communicating with customers along with supervising the associated paperwork. The role would suit an individual who is both methodical and flexible.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Looking after the day to day import and export groupage activities.
  • Communicating with customers, subcontractors and European partners
  • Servicing customer requirements
  • Ensuring documentation/administration requirements are completed accurately.
  • To assist with the smooth running of the department

 

Skills & Experience Required: 

  • Experience in the European road freight ideally sales or account management.
  • Confidence in dealing with customers, subcontractors and drivers by email, phone and in person.
  • Competent computer/IT skills
  • Ambitious
  • A knowledge of European languages advantageous but not essential
  • Full UK driving licence and own vehicle

 

(V/11014)

 

Required skills

Time Appointments situated at 6-8 Museum Street, Ipswich, is recognised as a market leading recruitment consultancy in the East of England. Providing quality recruitment solutions to; Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, and London.

Successfully placing outstanding candidates into permanent Insurance, Sales, Office, Finance, Shipping & Logistics, Legal and IT roles since 2006. Time also offers Temporary and Contract opportunities.

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Time Appointments
2nd Floor
6-8 Museum Street
Ipswich, Suffolk
IP1 1HT

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