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Freight Operative / Administrator (VR/22220)



Salary according to skills and experience

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

Job Type

Friday, May 14, 2021

Freight Operative / Administrator - Essex - VR/22220

Our client, a specialist in the Freight Forwarding, Transportation Industry and Logistics industries, is looking for an experienced Freight Operative / Administrator to join their team in Basildon.

The purpose of this role is to assist the European Account Manager, working on a very busy key account. This is a challenging role providing an excellent opportunity for career progression for the right candidate.

Freight Operative / Administrator duties include:

  • Assisting the European Account Manager in the execution of their duties
  • Manage carrier updates
  • Support origins with booking and operational issues and any queries in a timely manner

Skills & Experience required from Freight Operative / Administrator:

  • Experience of Freight Forwarding Export / Imports
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • High level accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Must be able to prioritise and organise own workload
  • Must be a team player
  • Have commercial awareness
  • Must be flexible with regard to working hours

Working hours will be Monday to Friday; 08.30h - 17.30h. There may also be some requirement for out of hours duties on occasion.

In return, the successful Freight Operative / Administrator will receive a salary package including benefits.

Please apply immediately to Jobs are being filled very quickly at the moment.

We have a number for positions for this and similar roles, if you know of anyone that is looking please share this advert with them and we will do our best to assist in these difficult times.

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