Air Freight Forwarder

  • Permanent - Full Time
  • London Heathrow
  • Salary: £26,000 - £30,000

Prism 7 Resourcing

Position: AIR FORWARDER

Salary: 26k-30k

Location: London Heathrow

 

Description:

Prism 7 Resourcing are seeking for an experienced Air Freight Forwarder on behalf of an existing client.

Skills / Requirements

  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Reliable and flexible
  • Strong affinity with required customer quality standards
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Excellent organisational skills and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Knowledge of current and relevant laws and regulations in Logistic
  • Previous experience withing Air Freight Forwarding
  • Broad knowledge and experience of modern software applications, including MS Office
  • Can work to strict deadlines

Responsibilities

  • Independently taking care of administrative and operational work based on defined instructions and/or known agreements.
  • Job costings and invoicing of shipments
  • Freight systems experience
  • Freight forwarding problem resolution
  • Ensure a timely and correct format (transfer) of papers, documents, and information.
  • Give instructions to suppliers using cargo documents.
  • Maintaining and developing contacts with other departments/sites, (potential) customers, suppliers, government agencies and other stakeholders for the purpose of work progress.
  • Preventing, observing, and dealing with irregularities and problems concerning processes, procedures, work instructions and systems.
  • Work closely with the Operations manager for Internal and external rates reviews.
  • Remain in contact with customers and suppliers to maintain relationships
  • To take part in customer reviews when required to build up visibility and relationships with customers.
  • Assist sales and management with customer development
  • Any other tasks as directed by their supervisor or line manager
  • Applying relevant expertise and up-to-date laws and regulations.

Prism 7 Resourcing are an equal opportunity employer. Please note that due to the high number of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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