Trainee Forwarder

Select Appointments are recruiting for a Trainee Forwarder to be based at Sandy, Bedfordshire. This is a varied role and will allow you to develop strong communication and administration skills. Full training for the role will be provided.


Arranging the collection of bulk materials and delivery within timescales requested by the customer.
• Communication of all delivery confirmations to the customer.
• Working closely with the national Company fleet to optimise the logistical efficiencies of this asset.
• Provide support cover when required within the existing Forwarding Team
• Communication of logistical issues to peers/ suppliers/customers on a daily basis.
• Communication with haulage contractors on a daily basis.

Position Requirements

• Excellent organisation and Prioritisation skills
• Previous experience of working in an office environment would be beneficial but not essential
• Possess a confident manner with strong interpersonal skills
• Be self motivated and an effective team player
• Interested in the Agricultural Industry
• PC literate
• Applicants need to be educated to A Level / NVQ3 or BTEC Standard and have a minimum of 7 GCSE’s including Maths and English at grade A-C

Job Summary

Job Title Trainee Forwarder
Location Sandy
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Last Updated 03/05/2018
Reference SF39926
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