An independent and family owned forwarder is looking for a FREIGHT OPERATOR based in SHEFFIELD.
My client has been operating worldwide for over 30 years providing export & import services by Air, Sea, Road, and Courier. Additionally, Emergency Domestic & European Services
The successful candidate will be experienced in freight services ideally from a documentation background in either import or export. Any freight experience will be considered. Most importantly you will be keen to join a small but fast paced team and very keen to learn new skills.
You will mainly be working on exports (85%) with a small number of import jobs (15%). You will be responsible for providing a start to finish service for a large client base fulfilling the following duties:
- Taking bookings
- Processing bookings onto a bespoke system
- Completing all necessary documentation
- Tracking bookings to ensure successful delivery
- Liaising with shipping liens and carriers
- Raising invoices and notes of credit
- Ad hoc customer service