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

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

About Us:

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 Trailer Planner – The Role:

Working closely with our European partners and in house customer service teams you will arrange and organise shipments from UK to the Europe. Managing and advising on all aspects of the process from trailer planning, routing, quoting, completing paperwork, trailer finances, all the way through to final delivery.

Road Freight – Export Trailer Planner - Key Responsibilities:

- Liaise with our customers and internal customer service teams to arrange all aspects of the shipment moving from the UK into Europe
- Liaise with European partners to manage bookings
- Advise on and check documentation
- Prepare shipments for customs clearance
- Work with haulier to negotiate rates and secure equipment
- Undertake all aspects of invoicing
- Prepare reports and analysis on haulier performance

Road Freight – Export Trailer Planner – You:

- Excellent organisational and planning skills
- 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 Trailer Planner – Benefits:

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

To apply for this exciting Road Freight – Export Trailer Planner opportunity, please submit your CV now.

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