Davies Turner has an exciting opportunity for a Logistics & Freight Forwarding Trainee to join their successful training scheme throughout the UK.


Job Title Trainee - Logistics & Freight Forwarding
Locations Avonmouth, Bristol. Coleshill, West Midlands, Dartford and Trafford Park, Manchester
Salary £19,000 starting salary PLUS benefits, PLUS an icrement of £1,000 every 6 months during the training scheme.


Davies Turner is the largest independent Freight Forwarding Company in the UK.   Family run and owned since 1870   Top Track 250 Companies awarded by Sunday Times.     

This Trainee opportunity is an ideal first step on the career ladder – you will learn all aspects of logistics and moving freight by moving around the various Departments. No experience necessary as full training will be given.

Are you:

  1. A Graduate
  2. A self starter and driven.
  3. Able to take ownership of tasks
  4. Interested in Logistics and the movement of goods all over the world?

And Have you:

  1. Experience of  in working in a customer service environment (face to face/over the phone)
  2. Excellent attention to detail
  3. Excellent computer skill

Then we’d like to hear from you.

  1. Up to 25 days holidays plus Bank Holidays
  2. Life Cover
  3. Bonus
  4. Defined benefit pension scheme
  5. Discounted store/shopping benefit scheme
  6. Private Healthcare
  7. Income Protection
  8. Car Parking
  9. Employee Assistance Programme
  10. Personal development training a industry specific qualification

We believe that this valuable range of benefits together with a competitive salary, offers an overall benefits package befitting of a caring, family owned Company.

This is a 2 year contract, with a permanent role for those who are successful on the Training Scheme.

Interviews will take place in July. The training scheme will start w/c 2nd September 2019.

To apply for this role, please click ‘Apply’ now

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