We are partnering with a award winning Freight Forwarder seeking a Freight Forwarder to join their growing team in Frankfurt, Germany.
Communicate with Air Freight clients/Airlines/Freight Brokers to coordinate costs.
Have a good understanding on the shipments risks.
Calculate freight rates and chargeable weight conversions.
Oversee the process of transports, and communicating with the client to give them live updates.
Ensure that the internal system is monitored and correctly updated.
Answer the telephone in a polite and timely manner.
Create bookings with the airlines directly.
Prior experience with Freight Forwarding/Air Freight is essential.
Strong organisational skills and ability to prioritise.
Previous experience working in a fast-paced environment.
Experience using the computer and various tools including Microsoft Outlook and Office.
Highly motivated and willing to learn.
Excellent English Language skills is required.