Role: Senior Freight Forwarder
Location: Colchester (just off A12)
My client is looking for a Senior Freight Forwarder to work onsite in the shipping department of one of their main clients. This is the ideal role for an experienced and motivated freight forwarder to take their first step into management. You will be importing and exporting goods by sea, air and some road.
Management duties: supervising 2 junior members of staff, delegating tasks, individual development, monitoring service levels and leave, and attending supplier meetings
Operational duties: quotations, booking shipments, preparing documents, invoicing and preparing/checking/entries for customs.
If you have a solid understanding of freight forwarding operations and the desire to further your career, I would love to speak to you about this!
Salary: £26.5k - £28k DOE