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      Freight Forwarder (Road)

      Location: Belfast

      Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 + Benefits + Progression + Hybrid

      Contract Type: Permanent

      Do you have experience of Road Freight Forwarding? Are you looking to enhance your skills in Logistics?

      If you can organise a load of groupage, full loads and part loads and are looking at 2023 as a new opportunity to enhance your career, then please read on.

      Through strategic growth, my client is looking to add an experienced Road Freight Forwarder to their busy office. You will be comfortable in organising efficient movement of goods via road throughout the UK & EU, ensuring the customer is kept up to date and their goods are being moved in the most efficient manner.

      Dealing with a variety of customers, suppliers and sub-contractors you will enjoy putting together all the pieces of the puzzle to ensure your loads get from A to B in the most cost effective and efficient manner possible.

      As this role involves buying & selling of freight and pallet spaces, strong negotiation skills are required.

       

      The Role 

      • Routing/Tracking of loads through UK, Ireland, Europe & Beyond!
      • Communicate with customers regarding delivery and collection requirements
      • Receive bookings from customers and issue confirmation e-mail
      • Organise collection and arrange delivery schedules
      • Create customs entries when required
      • Keep clients advised of any delays in collection/sailing/delivery
      • Monday to Friday, no weekends!

      The Person

      • Will have previous Forwarding Experience
      • Be comfortable dealing with stakeholders at all levels
      • Have great attention to detail
      • Enjoys working in a team environment

       

      What’s in it for you?

      • Enhanced Company Benefits including pension, annual leave, healthcare
      • Future progression opportunities
      • Option for Hybrid working after successful probationary period

       

      If you are interested in developing your career and joining a company that will help you to excel, please click APPLY NOW!

       

      GRN Search Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy working within the Supply Chain Industry and covers roles within: Transport & Logistics, Freight & Customs, Distribution & Storage and Procurement & Supply Chain.

       

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      Ian Green

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