Freight Forwarder - Transport.

Freight Forwarder - Transport.

DSV | melbourne airport, VIC, AU

Posted 6 days ago

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DSV Air & Sea is truly a global player offering services worldwide. Operating as the third largest global supplier of Transport & Logistics in more than 90 countries and over 75,000 employees, we thrive within an international network of partners and agents. Every day, we aim to open many opportunities for you to develop your career on an international scale, promoting Customers First, Best performance & True Collaboration – we are One DSV!

An exciting opportunity is available for a Transport Operator to join our Melbourne Branch! The successful applicant must be proficient in handling LCL, FCL and Air freight cartage. With an emphasis on discovering your potential and determination to connect with your fellow forwarders, this is an opportunity for you to thrive in a close and supportive team environment, valuing active listening and diversity of thinking. If you're looking to develop your career in Freight Forwarding and join and close and supportive team environment then apply now!

What you will be responsible for:

  • Meet customer delivery expectations on shipments by adhering to department SOPs, milestones and KPI deadlines
  • Maximize profitability for transport jobs, by accurately processing jobs in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Carry out deliveries in accordance with Management directive, customer instructions and specified requirements
  • Plan and prioritize shipment deliveries from the Transport Workbench in order to achieve milestone requirements, designated KPIs and deadlines
  • Record and verify financial transactions
  • Establish and maintain strong client relationships with DSV customers (internal and external), suppliers and service providers
  • Provide accurate information to customers, company management and suppliers
  • Ability to problem solve a range of transport issues such as: documentation, weights and measures in relation to load size, space availability etc; and calculate monetary implications
  • Work in collaboration with relevant stakeholders to create innovative solutions for customers
  • Identify opportunities for improvement
  • Enter data into CW1, accurately and in a timely manner
  • About you:

  • Minimum 2-3 years' experience in Transport and Freight Forwarding
  • Experience handling LCL, FCL and Airfreight cartage
  • CargowiseOne knowledge essential
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work as a team and autonomously
  • Highly organized and self motivated
  • Ability to prioritize
  • Why work with DSV?

    Truly global

    We'll give you 75,000 colleagues in 90 countries all over the world. We're a global family.


    We'll encourage you to act as if DSV was your own business. Our local branches work very autonomously and decisions are made close to the customer. This is what makes us unique, agile, and strong.


    You'll join a group of highly dedicated people who strive to improve every day. If you like a challenge and a constantly changing environment then join us.


    Our DSV academy will give you access to knowledge and training which will allow you to grow and influence the path of your career. We want you to realise your potential and reach your career goals.

    We grow together

    You'll be part of a genuinely fast-growing company. We started our journey in 1976, and since then we have expanded our market share immensely. But we have only just begun – the most exciting time to join DSV is now!

    Informal environment

    You'll be part of a dynamic and informal environment, where people speak their minds. This allows us to move fast, stay ahead and face challenges head-on. This is the DSV way.


    We'll empower you to make a difference. We believe that people do great things, when they are given the opportunity and support they need to succeed. We trust in people.