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Ref: AF-FOI-01Location: North WestDate: 13/04/2018  send to a friend
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Freight Operator (International)
Up to £35k


Our client is a leading UK & European Road Haulage specialist, providing transport solutions across many industries. As part of their continued growth they have requested Strive to source an experienced Freight Operator to be based at their site near Preston.


·         Organisation and handling of transport orders throughout UK and Europe

·         To be main point of contact for customers both UK and abroad who import/export to and from Europe (mainly Germany)

·         Order acceptance and ensuring customer requirements are met

·         Delivering a first class service to all customers

·         Managing sub-contractors and negotiation of transport rates

·         Daily communication with customers and suppliers ensuring all SLA’s are met and adhered to

·         Handling any problems that arise and dealing with them in a prompt and pro-active manner

·         Identification of new transport streams and recharge opportunities (Backhauls etc.)

·         Monitor all shipments through effective communication with overseas offices and team members.

·         Provide customers with timely and accurate updates ensuring online tracking info is up to date, visible and accurate.


Key Competencies:       

·         Knowledge of European road transport operations and forwarding markets

·         Excellent communication, organisational & prioritisation skills

·         Be driven and enthusiastic

·         Knowledge of various transport legislation including drivers WTD and vehicle specs

·         Good geographical knowledge

·         Problem solving skills

·         Fluent in English and knowledge of other European languages (German, Spanish, French etc.)

·         Ability to work both on your own initiative and within a team framework.

·         Customer Service focussed and determined to exceed customers’ expectations.

·         Commercial awareness


This represents a great opportunity within a growing multinational organisation. We look forward to your application.

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