Our client, a thriving shipping and logistics company based in Tilbury is seeking an experienced Logistics Sales Executive to join their busy team on a permanent basis.
This is a great opportunity to join a friendly, hard-working team, that is expanding due to company growth.
You will be responsible for obtaining and negotiating rates with shipping/overseas agents and hauliers. You will work closely with the senior sales team to supply the costing so they are able to quote the customer correctly. You must maximise all opportunities for profitability. As you will be engaging with many people via telephone you must have excellent verbal communication skills.
You must have experience within a similar role and be familiar with the processes within the shipping industry. Experience with 'CHIEF' & 'Destin8', as well as knowledge of Customs Clearance procedures would be beneficial.
This is a full-time role, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.