Location: Avonmouth BS11 8DT
Salary: Negotiable based on experience

Are you someone with exceptional customer service skills?
Do you have freight forwarding experience?
If the answer is yes………. We would love to hear from you.

Who We Are:

Davies Turner is the largest independent Freight & Logistics Company in the UK and we continue to grow and innovate.  We have been family run and owned since 1870.  Listed as a Top Track 250 Company by the Sunday Times.  

Road Freight – Export / Import Coordinator – The Role:

Working closely with our European partners and UK importers you will arrange and organise shipments from Europe to the UK, Managing and advising on all aspects of the process from quoting, completing paperwork, arranging deliveries all the way through to raising an invoice.

Road Freight – Export / Import Coordinator - What You Will Be Doing On A Day To Day Basis:

- Liaise with customers to arrange all aspects of the shipment from start to finish
- Liaise with European partners to manage bookings and collections
- Advise on and check documentation
- Prepare shipments for customs clearance
- Work with transport teams to arrange deliveries
- Undertake all aspects of invoicing
- Prepare reports and analysis on key clients

Road Freight – Export / Import Coordinator - What Skills and Experience Do You Need?

- Excellent customer service experience
- Knowledge of import, export and customs procedures
- Experience of freight forwarding (preferable but not essential)
- Great attention to detail for completing documentation
- Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
- Good working knowledge of MS office
- GCSE (or equivalent) Grade C or above in Maths and English

Road Freight – Export / Import Coordinator - What We Offer:

Benefits for this position include:

- Up to 25 days holidays plus Bank Holidays
- Life insurance cover
- Bonus based on Company profits
- Defined contribution pension scheme
- Discounted store/shopping benefit scheme
- Private Healthcare
- Car Parking
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Training

To apply for this exciting Road Freight – Export / Import Coordinator role, please submit your CV now.

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