Airfreight Quotations Clerk - Freight Forwarding

AIRFREIGHT QUOTATIONS CLERK - FREIGHT FORWARDING, IMPORT & EXPORT
Offering a salary of £22,000 to £25,000
Global Organisation
Birmingham/West Midlands Location

A rare opportunity has become available working for our client, a Global Freight Forwarding & Logistics organisation joining their Airfreight division as an AIRFREIGHT QUOTATIONS CLERK.

The role will be responsible for handling daily Airfreight import/export quotations,
·Selling Airfreight rates to customers and responding to customer enquiries
·Liaising with offices in Origin, customers directly, internal customers, sales departments etc
·Checking rates with Airlines, Consolidators and Hauliers
·Negotiating on rates to get the best possible prices
·Following up customers to ask for the booking and identifying other potential business opportunities
·Updating customers monthly/quarterly with new rates and tariffs, analysing costing and pricing structures for Airfreight shipments.

We require a commercially savvy candidate who has gained experience of working in the Airfreight Import/Export industry and has responded to rate requests, quotations, RFQ’s etc. Essential skills also include excellent communication skills and Freight forwarding experience/knowledge.