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.

Role/Responsibilities:

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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