Category
Location
Type

Freight Forwarding

Air & Sea Freight Forwarders

Posted on:

Thursday 1st February 2024

Overview of role:

Description:

 

We are currently looking for Air & Sea Freight Forwarders for clients based in the Dublin 15 area.

Our clients are looking for experienced candidates who will play a vital role in the import and export of goods for clients in all industries. You will have knowledge and experience of the transportation of goods by air, sea and road, will have experience dealing with hauliers domestically and abroad and be proactive working with shippers and agents overseas to achieve the best quality service for clients

 

Duties:

 

  • Liaise with overseas partners to ensure the department is proactive in providing a quality operational performance
  • Delivery and collection scheduling and dealing with Hauliers / subcontractors and third parties
  • Day to day operations to include dealing with customers/customs clearance/invoicing/creditors invoices/customer & other reports/other administration duties
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the role to ensure full ownership
  • Deal with all customer phone sales and/or customer queries
  • Establish a good working relationship with the shipping department and customers
  • Taking and processing bookings according to company procedures
  • Organising transport adhering to the customers’ requirements
  • Rate negotiations
  • Customs Clearance
  • Tracking and tracing
  • Problem solving and crisis management

 

Requirements:

 

  • Will have 2-5 years’ experience in Freight Forwarding within either AIR OR SEA in Ireland along with Irish Customs Clearance experience essential
  • Strong customer service orientation, a high degree of motivation, strong business acumen and sound interpersonal skills
  • You are proficient in MS Office (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • You have the ability to prioritise and self-direct

 

On Offer:

  • Basic Salary: €40k to €50k depending on experience
  • Competitive benefits package available
  • Continuous professional development and on-going training to enhance senior client relationship management skills

 

Salary:
See description

Closing date:
29/02/2024

Reference number:
DL/DD96