Trainee Forwarder

At Select Norwich, we are currently recruiting for a Trainee Forwarder on behalf of our client, a UK market leader within the agricultural industry.

This is a great opportunity to develop your administrative skills within a growing organisation.

The Role:

Trainee forwarder will be responsible for arranging collection of materials and delivery within timescales, ensuring that the customer’s needs are consistently met
Maintain excellent level of communication with the customer, i.e. providing delivery confirmations, reporting any logistical issues as needed
Work closely with the Company fleet, liaising with them on a daily basis to ensure logistical efficiencies are optimised
Liaise with haulage contractors daily
Provide support to existing Forwarding team

Experience and Skills Required:

Minimum of 7 GCSEs, including Maths and English (Grade C and above)
PC literate
An interest in Agricultural industry would be preferred

Personal Characteristics:

Strong team player
Self-motivated
Confident, with good interpersonal skills
Highly organised
Able to prioritise effectively

Salary and Benefits:

Competitive salary
Full training provided
Pension plan
Salary exchange benefits (i.e. holiday purchase, childcare vouchers, cycle to work)
Employee discounts
Life assurance
25 days holiday

To apply for the Trainee Forwarder position, please submit your CV via this website. For further information please contact Lily Walker on 01603 615511 at our Norwich office.

Job Summary

Job Title Trainee Forwarder
Location Diss
Job Type Permanent
Salary £18k
Last Updated 16/07/2018
Reference SF41293
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