Location: Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics, Office Support, Logistics
Contact Name: Anna Straczek

European Road Freight Forwarding Operator - Minworth

Job Description

Barker Ross are currently recruiting for a European Road Freight Forwarding Operator to join my client in Minworth. This is for a straight Permanent position starting ASAP.

About this role:

- Initially the role will be focused around administrate tasks i.e. Completing booking to hauliers, checking collection & deliveries, requesting POD, filing etc.

- Depending on the skills, ability you will potentially develop very quicker into a key role i.e. handling Blue Chip accounts, taking control of imports or exports etc.

- Experience within European Road Freight Forwarding as an Operator is essential

This role is Monday to Friday 09.00-17.30 - with overtime that is also available

This is a straight Perm position starting asap.

Day to Day duties will be an element off:

  • Dealing with customer and drivers queries in a professional and timely manner
  • Have good administration skills as the role is demanding on emails and responding back to clients
  • Briefing in and out Drivers
  • Dealing with vehicles breakdowns and other issues whilst out on road, Is the driver on time for delivery etc.. Traffic problems
  • General Transport office Admin, Paperwork

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Computer literate with a working knowledge of Excel and Word
  • Excellent organisation skills and attention to detail
  • Accurate data entry skills
  • To work under pressure and use your own initiate
  • Road Freight or European Road Freight experience preferred but not necessary as training is provided.
  • Inputting data

Please call or send CV now to arrange interview.


Please email or call me now on 01604 634479 for more details.


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.

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

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