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DATE ADDED: Wed 11/07/2018

Freight Forwarder

Cwmbran, UK


JOB TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: Highly Competitive

Platform Resourcing Limited are a recruitment agency based in South Wales. We take the time to understand our client and candidates needs so that we are able to help those looking to hire and those looking for work to get the best fit for them.

We are currently working in partnership with an shipping and freight business based in the Torfaen area, who require a Freight Forwarder to join their expanding team.

The ideal candidate will be a competent Frieght Forwarder or will have a backgorund in transport account management. 

Duties and Respsonsibilties:

  • To liaise with necessary 3rd party suppliers and businesses to ensure a on time delivery service. 
  • To manage all elements of the supply chain to ensure transport services are delivered to the highest standard. 
  • To manage a team of drivers to deliver on expectations and service. 
  • To manage a fleet of HGV's, Delivery Vehicles and Couriers
  • To keep relevant and up to date records of journey’s, delivers and times worked.
  • To manage and track delivers
  • To Account manager certain business activities, including reviews and direct accountability for delivery process. 
  • To be available to answer clients queries.
  • To implement continuous improvement activities. 


  • £Competitive + Bonuses


  • Employee Pension Scheme
  • 26 days holidays + Bank holiday 
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme 

Type of Vacancy: Full time permanent

Location: Torfaen, South Wales.

Interested? If the answer is yes, then why not apply today and one of our team will come back to you if you are deemed suitable.

If this post is not suitable for your skills set but you are looking for a similar role why not get in contact and we can discuss other possible opportunities.

By applying for this position, you are giving consent for Platform Resourcing Limited to contact you regarding this vacancy and to discuss potential opportunities that would be seen to be in both parties’ interest for the explicit reason of assisting you to find work. Your details will not be passed on to any prospective employer/s without your prior consent. Platform Resourcing will not share any of your details with any third parties unless deemed suitable by you as the applicant/data subject.

The above is a general overview and should not be used as a comprehensive list of Platform Resourcing Limited’s commitments. You can find more information on how we handle your date please see our Data Protection and General Data Protection Policy within our policies page on our company website. If you have any questions, please contact us on 01633 546320 before applying.

Platform Resourcing Limited are acting as an employment agency and are advertising this role, and unfortunately are not always able to response to all applications although we do endeavour to supply feedback when possible.

Role: Freight Forwarder
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Cwmbran, Wales

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