Road freight Export Operator - Worcestershire

Ref: 46 Date Posted: Thursday 14 Jan 2021
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Road freight Export Operator • Redditch • Salary up to £28,000 DOE • Permanent

We are working with a Freight Forwarding and Logistics Company based in Redditch, and are looking for an experienced Irish Roadfreight Export Operator to join their expanding team. The business specialises in Freight Forwarding activities within the EU to a wide range of manufacturers and industries. This would be an ideal position for with specific operational experience already working within the Forwarding industry.

As a Road freight Export Operator, your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Daily customer services to ensure the needs of our clients are met
  • Assisting with completion of documentation and compliance
  • Experience of the AEB customs software package advantageous but not essential.
  • Ensuring that documentation is prepared and accepted for all daily export shipments in a timely manner
  • Load planning and liaising with haulers to secure trailers  as required
  • Assist in managing customer interfaces and expectations to ensure excellent customer service is offered to our clients
  • Provide the rest of our team with customs support as required.
  • Monitor the clearance status of all shipments
  • Liaise with warehouse and operations staff to ensure that tight time schedules are met.
  • Initial flexibility on working hours whilst we adjust to the new Brexit requirements from 1st January 2021

The Successful Applicant  
To be considered for our
 Road freight Export Operator, role:  

  • Excellent communication and co-ordination skills, with a good knowledge of Freight Forwarding and Customs procedures
  • IT literate with knowledge of Customs software and transport Management Systems being advantageous
  • Strong organisation and time management skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • At least 3 years relevant experience.

What’s on Offer? As a Road freight Export Operator  you will receive;  

  • A salary up to £28,000 depending upon experience and
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • 20 days holiday plus BH