Location: Beeston, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + plus pension
Posted: 9 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

Freight Forwarder (road, sea, air - import and export)

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Freight Forwarder who has experience in the freight industry (in particular Road haulage) to join a UK and European Road Haulage, Distribution and Logistics Specialists who is based in the Nottinghamshire region.

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.

Ultimately you will be responsible for achieving and exceeding financial, appointment and telesales targets and for maintaining and developing your customer base. It is essential therefore that you can demonstrate an ability to build positive, professional relationships to achieve profit growth through the effective management of new and existing customer accounts from initial sales through to delivery. You will be confident in developing a portfolio of customers by generating your own leads and sales appointments via telephone and e-mail, then managing and developing the account once they are trading with you. This will include the preparation of quotations for presentation to the customer, and managing all facets of the account for which you will be responsible.

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.

The role is Monday to Friday working 9am-5pm.

Salary for this opportunity £16k-£25k, depending on experience plus pension.

Please send your CV for immediate consideration send your CV without delay!


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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