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
Managing sub-contractors and negotiation of
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.
Knowledge of European road transport operations
and forwarding markets
Excellent communication, organisational &
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.
This represents a
great opportunity within a growing multinational organisation. We look forward
to your application.
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