Due to company growth, our client in Basildon is looking for an experienced Road Transport Operator to co-ordinate all import and export road transport with agents, shippers and consignee's for the movement of freight. We are looking for someone who has experience in a similar role and has customs clearance knowledge.
The main focus of this role will be to provide quotes and upload job files on CargoWise along with all the costs accrued. You will make bookings with the haulier confirming collection dates, completing customs declarations where needed, sending confirmation details to the customer and managing the booking with the haulier.
In addition to this, the role will involve carrying out pre-checks prior to the shipment and managing key communications with suppliers.
Other duties will involve invoicing, keeping the database up to date with rates, routings and transit times and nurturing relationships with customers and suppliers.
For this role you will be a strong communicator with excellent team player skills, be computer literate with knowledge of MSOffice and a logistics based system with the ability to work in a fast paced environment in an organised manner to strict and tight deadlines.
This is a full time permanent position working 9.00am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday. Our client is offering a competitive salary, 23 days holiday which rises with service, On-site car parking and more.
If you have the relevant skills and experience for this role, please apply without hesitation.