Freight Forwarder or Trainee Freight Forwarder

Undisclosed Company
Dartford, Kent
£23000 - £35000 per annum
Closing date
22 May 2022

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Experienced or Trainee Freight Forwarder currently required to join a global specialist Shipping business in Dartford, Kent.

This role is perfect for someone with 2+ years of previous Sea Freight/Export experience as it will be joining their busy Marine operations team, and is a great opportunity to join an experienced team that is passionate about offering progression and career development.

The Freight Forwarder will be responsible for efficiently processing exports and third-party freight moves via sea/ocean for a multitude of international clients.


  • Booking marine shipments & liaising with shipping lines
  • Arranging collections
  • Managing export documentation including bills of lading and packing lists
  • Completing customs declarations
  • Updating clients with shipment progress

Required experience:

  • Either previous freight forwarding/export experience or knowledge of the exports market & customs clearances
  • Strong administration/logistics administration experience
  • Customs procedure & documentation knowledge
  • Good attention to detail
  • Excellent IT Skills / MS Office

The salary on offer is dependent on experience - as a Trainee you could expect £23-25,000 per annum but for more experienced Forwarders the salary can be up to £35,000 per annum.

Please note that this will be an office based position, Monday to Friday.
If interested please apply or get in touch with Katy Lingham on 07483921954 /

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