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Trainee Freight Forwarder

Trainee Freight Forwarder

in Shipping & Logistics Permanent
  • Ipswich
  • V/10504
  • £18,000 - £18,000
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Job Description

My client, a well-respected shipping and logistics business based in Ipswich, is looking to recruit a Customer Service Clerk. In this role your main purpose will be to provide excellent customer service whilst ensuring documentation is processed accurately and to regulation.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Handling and receipting of customer documentation.
  • Printing and sorting of customer documentation.
  • Checking documentation matches that of the company systems.
  • Chasing missing documentation.
  • Accurate use of Microsoft Excel.
  • Accurate data entry on to company systems.
  • Using supplier websites to obtain correct and accurate data.
  • Communicating via email and telephone with client’s and suppliers.
  • Working as part of a team.

 

To be successful in this role, you will need to be a confident individual who is able to prioritise and work in a busy environment. You do not need experience in freight forwarding, you could be a level student who is keen for their first office job or someone with some experience in an office who is looking for a role in Logistics.

 

Mon-Fri 9am to 5.30pm (paid overtime may be required)

Driving licence / access to a vehicle would be Ideal due to office location.

 

If you are looking for an organisation that is forward thinking to continue your career, this could be the role for you!

 

(V/10504)

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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