Deluxe Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Freight Forwarder Graduate on behalf of one of our clients based in Bolton, Lancashire.

Our client specialise in movements between the UK and Ireland, handling all customs formalities and provide a bespoke Freight Management service, from start to finish. They have partners and clients nationwide from varied sectors including, retail, and corporate. With the expertise and support of their team, they are capable of finding solutions to their customers ever-changing requirements.

Job Specification:

Responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate movement of freight (All modes of Transport)
Liaising with customers and suppliers in a professional and timely manner to maximise customer service and experience via telephone and email
Organise , co-ordinate, and follow up international freight transportation, via all modes
Ensure accurate and timely data entry into their operating system
Interact with customers, airlines, hauliers and overseas partners to ensure the completion of each shipment in accordance with the individual customers requirements
Perform an 'End to End' solution for customers, from the initial shipment quote through to delivery completion and invoicing
Prepare customs declarations in line with guidelines and submit to HMRC in a timely manner
Ensure to retain and store all shipment documentation and correspondence on their internal system, to maintain compliance with HMRC and other Regulatory bodies
Report to Line Manager / Supervisor with any issues to include, operational, financial, and communication issues and propose solutions wherever possible
Ensuring compliance with all legislation on freight movementsExperience/Skills:

A friendly and professional demeanour
Previous experience within a similar role required
Excellent communication skills and experience working within a team
Ability to work quickly under pressure
Ability to carry out a wide range of tasks, plan and prioritise effectivelyBenefits / Salary:

Salary £22,000 – £25,000 based on experience
Full apprenticeship in Freight Forwarding available (BIFA)
Holiday entitlement
On Site Parking
Permanent contract
Opportunity for progressionShift pattern / hours of work: Monday – Friday, 08:30: – 17:30 with 1 x hours dinner.

Our client would like to move fast with filling this position so should this be of interest, please ensure to give us a call on (phone number removed) to discuss further