Freight Forwarder in Dartford, Kent, UK

Employer: White Recruitment Transport & Logistics

Location: Dartford, Kent, UK


Salary: £20,000 - £21,000 per annum, inc benefits

Sea Freight Forwarder - Dartford

Sea Freight Coordinator required for a large, independent Freight Forwarder based in Dartford.

As an experienced Freight Coordinator you will have a background and knowledge of Sea Freight & Import

Sea Freight experience with a Freight Forwarder is ESSENTIAL

The Package:

Salary - 20K - £21K

Hours 09:00 - 17:30

Group Personal Pension Plan increasing to 5%.

20 Days holiday - 22 days after one complete year's service, 25 days after 5 years service.

Life cover - four times annual basic salary on joining.

Voluntary Benefit Scheme - access to scheme immediately on joining

Private Healthcare

Income Protection

Introduce a Friend Bonus Scheme, Childcare Voucher Scheme

The Role:

To arrange the import shipments, and ensure all jobs are correctly shipped, processed and delivered to schedule.

To demonstrate a professional, helpful and positive manner whilst maintaining a high standard of support and service at all times.

To provide service information, quotations, take bookings and champion the needs of the customer.

To offer a high standard of customer care to both internal and external customers, by providing accurate and appropriate information and demonstrating a professional, helpful and positive manner.

To collate all the necessary information, to ensure all jobs are correctly and accurately processed and accounting is up to date.

To demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Customs regulations and Dangerous Goods.

To keep control of jobs, through effective liaison with colleagues, overseas correspondents and hauliers.

To deal with any communication into and out of the department in a customer focused professional manner.

To provide accurate information to ensure the trailer/container movements are quickly cleared for import/export in accordance with HRMC requirements.


Sea Freight experience ESSENTIAL

Import experience ESSENTIAL

Worked for a Freight Forwarder ESSENTIAL

WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for the transport sector, recruiting UK wide.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Required Skills:

Freight Import Ocean Freight Sea Freight

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