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European Roadfreight Operator (VR/20944)



£17,000 - £20,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Essex -- Tilbury

Job Type

Friday, August 14, 2020

European Roadfreight Operator / Customer Service - VR/20944

The Company & Role of the European Roadfreight Operator / Customer Service:

Our client, a successful, independent freight forwarder is looking for a European Roadfreight Operator to join their team in Tilbury.

This role is very customer service focused.

Main Duties of the European Roadfreight Operator / Customer Service:

  • Understanding the accounting and financial processes and requirements.
  • Ensuring good negotiation and contractual conduct and commercial awareness.
  • Delivering excellent customer care and management of client’s expectations.
  • Ensuring good time management.
  • Monitoring new and lost clients on a weekly basis and keep your Supervisor and management advised.
  • Ensuring estimates are allocated for all expected costs and our sales invoices are raised in a timely manner in accordance with our invoicing policies but not to exceed maximum of 1 week from dispatch or arrival.
  • Ensuring all files have been costed and charged correctly and completed correctly.

Essential Skills & Experience for European Roadfreight Operator / Customer Service:

  • Previous experience working in European Operations.
  • IT Literate - Excel and Word are essential.
  • Good Attention to detail.
  • Driven and self-motivated.
  • Proactive problem-solving capability.
  • Flexibility and adaptability.
  • Able to work to deadlines and meet targets.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Team Player.

In Return:

You will receive a salary up to £20,000 + benefits and bonus.

If you’re interested in the position of European Roadfreight Operator / Customer Service, click apply now, or mail our Shipping Team shipping@redrecruit.com

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors.  We provide an expert consultative, ‘project managed’ approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate.  Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruit’s mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression.  We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs.  Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience.  

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

If you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry then please contact us to see if we can assist you finding your next career move.