Freight Forwarder

Job description

-Long Established Irish family owned Freight Forwarder, specialising in European Road and Sea Freight.

-Reporting to the Operations Manager.

-Based in Kilkenny

-Full time permanent position.

-Salary is €30k - €40k DOE 


Duties & Responsibilities   

  • Organizing, planning and monitoring freight movements from our European Partners to Ireland.
  • Provide excellent customer service to our client base.
  • Liaise on a daily basis with our European Partners through e mail, phone etc.
  • Liaising with clients, sub contractors, Partners, warehouse and other essential personnel to ensure efficient flows of information to all parties
  • Perform administration tasks efficiently and to a high standar
  • Ensure all queries and requests are dealt with accurately, courteously and promptly
  • While working as part of a Team and contributing to the efficiency of the overall department, this is a role holds a high level of responsibility and reports directly to Senior Management.


Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 – 3 years transport / forwarding experience in a busy Logistics/Transport environment
  • Solid PC Skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and a strong Team player
  • Italian, French, Spanish or another language  would be an asset but not a prerequisite.
  • Customer focused.


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