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Freight Forwarder

Job Description

We are partnering with a award winning Freight Forwarder seeking a Freight Forwarder to join their growing team in Frankfurt, Germany. 
 
Responsibilities

  • 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.

Required:

  • 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.