Our client is a well-established Freight Forwarding and Logistics specialist with offices in strategically-placed locations throughout England and Scotland. Delivering around 200,000 consignments per year for 9,000 clients with a turnover of €50m. We are now looking for a European Forwarding Operator, working within a busy European Trailer freight department in Eccles, Manchester.
My client specialises in European transportation direct to mainland European and Mediterranean destinations.
Reporting to the Operations Manager and liaising with the customer service department, your role will involve taking bookings, arranging collections, procuring groupage trailers, load and route planning, and post departure administration with responsibility for load optimising and profitability.
The ideal candidate should display excellent communication skills, and be able to work within a busy team. Their business features the movement of ADR and transit cargo heavily, candidates would need to be conversant.
Experience of European Groupage Operations is required, with either southern European or Northern European markets preferred.
In order to apply you will good knowledge of the European freight industry, highly experienced, excellent telephone / interpersonal skills, well-motivated, organised and the ability to work well in a busy environment.