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Date Added: Wed 14/07/2021

Trainee Road Freight Operator

Leicester, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £18000 - £19000 / annually

Our client source recovered paper for the paper manufacturing industry, and they are currently offering an excellent opportunity for a Trainee Road Freight Operator to join their team.  This is a full-time, permanent position based in Leicester.  You will be working with German markets, so the ability to speak German is an advantage. As a Trainee Road Freight Operator, you will receive a starting salary of £18-19k.

Experience isn't necessary as full training will be given; you just need to be passionate about learning!  You'll gain valuable experience and transferable skills within the freight forwarding industry, which is currently in very high demand.

As a Trainee Road Freight Operator, you will deal with export shipments. Excellent customer service and communication skills are imperative as you'll be liaising with, clients, shipping lines, 3rd parties and other forwarders. 

You'll need to be organised by nature and thrive in a fast paced and dynamic atmosphere.  Being computer literate, having excellent attention to detail skills, as well as being good with numbers and a confident communicator are imperative attributes for the best Trainee Road Freight Operators.

We'd love to speak to enthusiastic people who have fire in their belly to succeed.  If you're seeking a foot in the door to a career rather than just a job, then this Trainee Road Freight Operator role is for you!  Experienced Freight Forwarders are currently in very high demand so it's a great sector to get into.

Trainee Road Freight Operator duties include:

  • Ensuring all shipping documentation is completed accurately and in a timely manner
  • Building strong working relationships with clients / shipping lines and agents
  • Dealing with post shipment enquires with overseas offices and agents

If you've got what it takes to become a successful Road Freight Operator, please apply immediately. Jobs are being filled very quickly at the moment.

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