Freight Forwarder - Air Freight

White Recruitment
£25k - £30k pa + 30/day holiday
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Air Freight Coordinator - £30k - Dover

An Air Freight Coordinator is required for a leading Freight Forwarder based in Dover.

The successful Air Freight Coordinator will have come from a freight forwarding background with experience of the Air Freight operation and looking to develop their career and learn new skills.

The Package

22 days holiday + 8 Bank holidays
Company Pension
Death in service
Between 7am-7pm on a shift basis

The Role

Working within a team of 2 specialists
Liaise with international carriers to agree transport costs and ensure the best possible solutions are found to fit the client's requirements
Plan & manage time-critical logistics solutions throughout the world
Ensure a bespoke solution is found for clients, best fitting their request and offering different transport solutions where applicable
Monitor the progression of transports, advising the client at agreed milestones and ensuring the transports are running to schedule
Answer incoming telephone calls and deal with enquiries quickly as required
Build relationships with multinational clients
Ensure the company freight management system is being correctly monitored and updated at all times


Air Freight experience is ESSENTIAL
MUST have worked within a Freight Forwarding operation
Transport Planning would be beneficial (Internationally)
Excellent communicator both written and verbally
Sound computer skills
The ability to work under pressure and use own initiative

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy