Freight Operations Coordinator

BJD Group
Holberrow Green
£28,000 per annum
29 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic, face paced and independently owned Freight Forwarder. Due to growth they now require an experienced Freight Operations Co-ordinator to join the team at their modern offices in Redditch.

A broad salary range of £28,000 is available dependent on skill-set and experience.

The Role

As Freight Operations Coordinator, you will be a key member for the freight forwarding team dealing with the day to day operation of the road and airfreight operations, building strong working relationships with clients to ensure high levels of customer service are constantly achieved.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage export and import bookings for road and air freight shipments
  • Primary point of contact for clients
  • Completion and administration of all relevant documentation and ensure the systems are updated accurately.
  • Liaise with suppliers and negations
  • Work closely with the sales team to assist in quotations and to provide service updates
  • Raising invoices on completion

The Person

To apply for the role of Freight Operations Coordinator you must have previous operational experience if Air and Road Freight, preferable with a greater empathises on export.

  • Experience of calculating rates for freight quotations
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Customer service lead with the ability to develop strong customer relations
  • Excellent organisational and administration skills.

Package and Prospects

On offer is a salary of £28,000 dependent on skillset and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career with a small but highly successful Freight Forwarder.


Based in Redditch it is commutable from:

  • Bromsgrove
  • Sambourne
  • Claverdon
  • Solihull
  • Stratford-Upon-Avon
  • Lemington Spa
  • Himbleton
  • Alvechurch

And the surrounding areas.

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If you are interested please email or phone quoting Reference GW/011041

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