Freight Forwarding Manager

Freight Forwarding Manager

Europa Worldwide Group | Dartford, ENG, GB

Posted a month ago

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Description

We are looking for a highly experienced Freight Forwarding professional to and join or Europa Team in Dartford! You must have at least 3 years of experience within a Freight Forwarding management role and have good relationships with local suppliers/customers.

The working hours for this role are 9am-5:30pm and the team is based in Dartford. The first 3 months would be full time in the office then a potential hybrid split.

*Our Ideal Person: *

· 5+ years of Freight Forwarding experience, 3+ years in a management position.

· Good focus and attention to detail

· Ability to manage a growing team

· Aware of relevant customs processes

· Commercially aware

· Capable of growing and driving the department

· Analytical skills

*Main responsibilities: *

· Work alongside the Operational Management to out-source loads which can’t be covered on our own fleet and buy in loads when required to optimise own fleet.

· Responsible for controlling the balance of equipment on each route

· Creating a capacity of loads above own kit for the business to grow into

· Provide competitive pricing from the market

· Arrange transportation via booking confirmation

· Manage day to day issues in an efficient & professional manner

· Comply with Customs processes

· Proactively source new suppliers

· Report any issues / delays in a timely manner to shipment stakeholders

· Manage administrative duties efficiently

*What can Europa offer you?*

· Excellent salary package up to £50k depending on experience!

· Europa benefits scheme (on successful completion of probation period) –offers and discounts on latest technology, vouchers, gym membership etc.

· The opportunity to develop, progress and work within a global organisation which is rapidly growing.

· A fantastic working culture which promotes excellent work/life balance.

· Excellent maternity & Paternity policy.

· Life cover

· Working closely with a team of talented individuals with a great work ethic who also love to have fun!

· 24 days annual leave entitlement

· Contributory company pension scheme.

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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £45,000.00-£50,000.00 per year

Schedule:
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Dartford: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Experience:
* Freight Forwarding: 3 years (required)

Work Location: One location%31392913%