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11th Jan

Freight Forwarder

— Internal Sales & Accounts

Salary: £24000 - £28000
Location: Bristol
Ref: 266


  • The opportunity to work for a multi-modal freight forwarder.
  • Great career progression.
  • Free parking.

This is your chance to work for a multi-modal freight forwarder with a huge focus on the European market. My client based near Yate, is looking for a candidate that not only offer a great service to existing accounts but can be proactive in their approach to attracting new business and see missed opportunities. For this role you will need to successful in a fast paced work environment and create strong customer relationships.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Managing existing accounts.
  • Providing an outstanding customer service at all times and following up with clients where ever necessary.
  • Organising shipments across all modes of transport road, sea and air and following shipments along their consignment journey.
  • To identify missed sales opportunities and proactively upsell existing accounts.
  • Managing bookings across groupage, part load and FTL consignments.
  • To always keep business development in mind and spot new opportunities.
  • Liaising with other agents internally, internationally and worldwide.
  • Providing the most competitive pricing across the market whilst hitting your own targets.

What you’ll need:

  • Minimum of two years’ experience in forwarding across road, sea or air.
  • Minimum C grade GCSE qualification across English and Maths.
  • Experience of working with European road freight would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Clear communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Due to the location of the role you may require your own transport.
  • A naturally outgoing individual ready to go above and beyond for a customer and provide a great service.
  • A driven attitude to succeed with a strong work ethic.

What you’ll get in return:

You will you get a generous basic salary between £24k - £28k and a company bonus scheme in return for hard work. On top of this you will get the opportunity to work in a great office environment in a team with a family dynamic that can offer great career progression.

What’s next?

Apply online or contact Hollie at enable for more information!

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