Freight Forwarder (Transport / Logistics)

Job Title: Freight Forwarder (Transport / Logistics)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J897282_1539246674
Contact Name: Rebecca Mitty
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2018 09:31

Job Description

We are currently looking for a highly knowledgabe and driven Freight Forwarder to join our fast paced, passionate team dealing with UK and Irish freight within a well-established and reputable business Logistics business in Skelmersdale.

Must have previous transport history and excellent geographical knowledge of the UK.

Main responsibilities:

  • Relationship manager for allocated customers including maintaining agreed KPI service levels, expected and agreed volumes and commercial outputs

  • Daily management of 'live' traffic to ensure fulfilment of plan and change where required whilst ensuring that ALL changes made are reflected within Road Runner

  • Customer liaison for issues arising ensuring complete communication for all issues within correct timescales.

  • Ensuring the administrative requirements are met for all orders including job entry, job confirmations, new supplier set up, new vendor set up, weekly purchase ordering and pod's for both suppliers and vendors

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