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Freight Forwarder

Thornaby, Yorkshire
Job Type
11 May 2024

The successful applicant will be involved with:

  • Assess and determine order of priorities on a daily basis with regard to developing project priorities to enable to examine traffic reports.
  • Obtain details of cargo to be transported from Client and from his Vendor/Supplier
  • Agree type/s of transport to be utilised for cargo and any specialist equipment required
  • Secure relevant transport booking/s and issue instructions for collection, packing and/or consolidation of load as appropriate
  • Follow up on collection and arrivals to designated depots
  • Develop appropriate cargo movement documents
  • Ensure mobilization times are met
  • Distribute operations documentation as appropriate
  • Monitor shipment movements until arrival at destination
  • Keep Client and management informed in accordance with operating instructions

The successful applicant will have/be:

  • Understanding of costing
  • Quotations
  • Able to generate data reports
  • Project Freight Forwarding
  • Multimodal
  • Dangerous Goods by air/road
  • Customs Documents
  • Familiar with Incoterms
  • Familiar with load planning
  • Container and load planning
  • HSE Awareness
  • Import & Export documentation and compliance
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  • Job Reference: 1321788997-2
  • Date Posted: 11 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Paisley Site Services
  • Location: Thornaby, Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent