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Employer Logiskills
Job Title UK Road Freight Forwarder, D South Wf

Job Specification:

Established Logistics company in Dublin South now requires an experienced UKRoad Freight Forwarder. This role has been created due to continued growth!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • The job will be varied but will focus mainly on the day-to-day freight forwarding operation whilst developing new, and maintaining existing supplier and customer relationships.
  • This will involve constant communication by telephone and email to our customers and hauliers in order to provide a first class logistics product
  • Managing bookings from clients and allocate orders to designated loads
  • Arranging collections and deliveries, booking international transport and completing loading/unloading manifests
  • Document control, ensuring all shipping and freight documentation is 100% accurate/compliant
  • Calculating costs and agreeing rates where necessary
  • Problem solving and developing short notice solutions for supplying customers even in exceptional circumstances
  • The individual must be able to communicate and negotiate well under pressure and have the ability to respond quickly to quote requests and then achieve the best possible rate and service from any given supplier while meeting the customer's demands and expectations at all times.
  • Conform to all company policies & procedure inclusive of Health & Safety
The role requires flexibility and you must be prepared to perform other tasks and undertake additional interdepartmental duties as determined by Management. These tasks may be outside your normal working area

Minimum Requirements:

Technical Competencies Required:

  • Minimum Leaving Certificate or equivalent Logistics/Freight experience
  • Minimum 2 years experience with either UK or Road Freight Operations experience within the Irish Marketplace.
  • Experience with Transport Documentation
  • Demonstrated understanding of trucks movements/Freight systems
  • PC Skills (Microsoft Office suite)
  • Telephone skills
Behavioural Competencies Required:

  • Strong customer service skills
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and skills at both verbal and written level
  • Team working
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Problem-solving & decision-making skills
  • Time, Tasks & Results oriented

Terms: Full time/Permanent

Package: €28-30,000

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Wesley Fitzgibbon on 01 8326330 /

Please do not apply for this vacancy unless you meet the minimum pre-requisite requirements as our clients have instructed us that they do not wish to receive applications from candidates that do not meet the minimum requirements.

Logiskills are leading recruitment specialists for the manufacturing, freight & logistics industries. Roles we typically recruit for include; air, sea and road freight forwarding; warehouse; distribution; transport; logistics; supply chain; materials; purchasing; procurement; engineering; manufacturing; production; finance; accountant; customer service; admin; accounts; coordination; clerk; agent; supervisor; manager; management

Established Logistics company in Dublin South now requires an experienced European Road Freight Forwarder. This role has been created due to continued growth!

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Location Dublin South
Date Added 71 days ago
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