Time Appointments are working on behalf of a successful freight forwarding company in Felixstowe. An opportunity has arisen for an experienced freight forwarder with knowledge of imports or exports. You will ideally have a minimum of 5 years work experience within the industry and come from a freight forwarding background.
- Deal with enquiries from clients
- Formulate rates and quoting
- Source the continental sub-contractors to be used
- Issue instructions and ensure jobs are collected and delivered on time
- Finalise files to accounts level
The successful candidate will be excellent at developing relationships with clients and will be confident enough to develop their own customers and follow up on self-generated sales and sales leads. Knowledge of imports/exports is essential, and you must come from a freight forwarding background.