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European Import Roadfreight Operator (VR/19804)

Overview

Reference
VR/19804

Salary
£/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- Kent -- Dartford

Job Type
Permanent

Posted
09 January 2019


European Import Roadfreight Operator - VR/19804

The Company & Role:

Our client, a leading logistics and distribution company operating in over 120 countries, are currently looking for a European Operator to join their team in Dartford, Kent.

Duties:

  • Running structured European services
  • First point of contact for network and overseas partners
  • Controlling the arrival of cargo into the hub ensuring the freight is available to be delivered on time
  • Arranging deliveries with customers and Partners (Import)
  • Communicating with Customers (external and internal) and Partners
  • Understanding the financials of the service and find more profitable means to operate and making the optimum commercial decisions to reduce real cost
  • Looking for cost saving with COTs / DOTs and routing options - Maximising operating efficiency
  • Planning of groupage departures (export)
  • Ensuring the product functions correctly and works to deliver up the required service level

Experience:

  • 5+ GCSE / CSE graded C or above
  • Competent IT skills with good knowledge on Word, Excel & Outlook
  • Confident and Polite on the phone
  • Ideally 2 years of European Road Freight Experience
  • Good understanding of the European market place and the experience to operate in a fast paced environment

If you're interested in the role, click apply now to send over an up-to-date CV or email the Shipping Team on shipping@redrecruit.com