Fantastic opportunity to join a burgeoning international road freight department within this long established reputable freight & logistics business. There will be a keen eye on succession planning with this appointment, and the successful candidate will have excellent opportunities for career advancement into a more senior, department Supervisor / Manager role.

This fast growing department is based in their own modern offices, with a fun and energetic atmosphere. The position requires an experienced and commercially aware European Import, Export Road Freight Operator, able to work at a fast pace whilst developing strong relationships with colleagues, customers and haulier partners.

  • Plan and operate all full loads, part loads and groupage imports and exports
  • Take and complete all bookings as per customer requirements
  • Negotiate all rates to the benefit of the business
  • Monitor all movements to ensure all deadlines are met
  • Liaise with agents, customers, suppliers and subcontractors on a daily basis to ensure all deliveries/collections are actioned in a timely manner and in line with customer requirements
  • Ensure all documentation is completed in line with customer requirements and legislation ie POD’s, Manifests, Dangerous Goods Notices, Customs documentation etc.
  • To deliver excellent customer service to all our clients and improve upon them on an ongoing basis including ensuring that customer KPI requirements are met.

Requirements

  • Previous experience in European Road Freight operations, imports and exports
  • Commercial awareness in all tasks that you undertake ensuring maximum profitability
  • Demonstrate a positive and respectful attitude towards others. Behave in an honest, open and trustworthy manner

Should your application be successful, you will be contacted within 14 working days for a confidential discussion to establish your suitability. Unfortunately we are unable to respond to all applicants due to the high volume of total applications received.

Mode 3 Executive Search Ltd is an independent recruitment consultancy providing specialist talent finding services. Principally we operate within Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain & Logistics and the wider Global Transportation market, recruiting permanent positions from the operations desk to the boardroom. We are always keen to connect with talented individuals experienced in Import Freight, Export Freight, Sea Freight, Air Freight, Road Freight, Project Forwarding, Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics.

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