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Freight Forwarder - Overland

  • Location: Otley
  • Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Logistics
  • Contact: Claire French
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 03303 352510
  • Job Ref: SF55246
Looking to step-up an already successful European forwarding career? Craving recognition? Need to be in a growing company with REAL promotional prospects?

We are searching for someone who can bring some strong experience of European overland operations to a growing business in Ipswich. Alongside a well-knit team of 20 staff - you could be part of a new growth phase for this successful business - offering cargo services to 25 European countries.
The business have an enviable reputation and loyal client base – with leaders who have learned from the ground up, and still have a supportive and very hands-on approach to operations. Intent on creating a healthy friendly and fun ethos – the company benefit from very low staff turnover and a culture where all are invested in the end goal.

On track for success and halfway through their 10 year plan for large scale expansion - this is a platform on which you can grow with the business. The new recruit will bring a minimum of 3 years exposure to European operations, FTL, LTL express loads.

Strong technical knowledge – as well as exposure specifically to Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands continents. But other European continents cargo is handled.

In addition to experience – attitude is key. We are looking for ambitious operators who can blend with a friendly team, and bring strong negotiations skill, and a passion for service delivery, increasing productivity and minimising unnecessary costs – handling your files and customer cargo from origin to door.All of the above works in cohesion with an employer who listens, and values opinion and contributions.

People make places – and this hub of knowledge can polish skills, recognise talent, and reward success.Is it time to take that next step? Click APPLY now to be considered or call Claire for more info