Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: about 1 year ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

European Forwarding Operator

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a European Forwarding Operator with experience of the Freight Forwarding industry (in particular Land/Road haulage) to join a world-class transport and logistics organisation on a full-time, permanent basis in the Birmingham area.

The role would suit an individual who has previous experience within the logistics sector, or has perhaps developed strong relationships within a Freight Forwarding environment as you will be responsible for coordinating and monitoring the operations for all road freight service activity.

You will be responsible for the handling of inbound forwarding enquires for all UK Branches within the company. You will be responsible for sourcing transport solutions, negotiating costings with 3rd party carriers and overseas agents whilst building strong working relationships, establishing a professional and reliable service for all branch forwarding requirements. You will maximise profitability and increasing revenue/margin on all non serviced EU markets and Routes.

Being the single point of contact for your customers, you will demonstrate professionalism, efficiency, a can-do attitude and have an enthusiastic and friendly manner as well as enjoy the buzz of the logistics sector, and developing a variety of client accounts.

This is an exciting time to join a growing and successful people oriented organisation and is a genuine opportunity to make a positive career step.


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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