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Headford are currently working with a Freight Forwarding company based in the Normanton/Wakefield area to recruit a Western European Road Freight Operator to help rebuild their Road Freight department

Role responsibilities include –

Handling European Road Freight Exports – planning trailers, negotiating with hauliers
Working with mainly the German markets
Producing export documentation
Dealing with customer bookings / queries
Processing customs clearance where necessary
Booking deliveries
Producing and sending sales invoices
Work closely with colleagues from other departments to ensure that customers’ orders are shipped on time
Correct input of data into the Transport Management System
Pro-active communication with key accounts, customer service and sales departments to ensure timely resolution of any issues in transit
Previous experience working within a similar busy transport environment is essential.

The perfect candidate will have 10 years of road freight experience and be well versed in all things European Freight Forwarding.

The company offers a great working environment – working hours are Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm with a competitive salary of between £28-£30k per annum.

To apply, please send us your most up to date CV, detailing your relevant experience and we will call you back to discuss the position in more detail.