We believe that the Candidates we meet today will become our Partners tomorrow.
Our client is a market leader in international transportation, distribution and warehousing. For them we are looking for motivated professional to join their team as:
Freight Forwarder - Road Transport
The Forwarder will be responsible for the daily operations. He / She will process, monitor and execute customers’ orders, coordinate transportation with suppliers, input and maintain operational data in the IT system and control the documents relevant to his/her scope of activity.
The job interacts closely with Sales and Purchasing department, therefore the Forwarder is responsible for identifying and initiating development of relations with potential customers and suppliers, as well as identifying market opportunities. Implementing and applying company’s strategy and standards are key factors for the successful applicant.
•Calculate the cost of transport activities, transit times, loading factors and parameters, which can influence transport costs;
•Select suppliers of transport services based on the pre-defined criteria (cost, quality, feasibility, deadlines, market knowledge and risk);
•Manage consecutive transport activities, respecting optimization of cost, reduction of empty trips, optimization of document collection and claim processing;
•Follow the transportation process and interacts closely with the involved parties;
•Respects and control the payment terms of customers’ & suppliers’ invoices according contractual agreements.
•Previous professional experience in a similar position - minimum 2 years;
•Market experience in transport operations (service providers, clients and competitor’s knowledge) is a must ;
•English language (spoken and written) is a must, second EU language is an advantage;
•Communicative, team oriented, proactive person;
•Computer literacy is a must (Good knowledge of MS Applications – Excel, Outlook etc.is required), experience with SAP and other ERP systems is an advantage.
•Opportunities for professional development;
•Acquiring new professional skills by internal and external trainings;
•Great working environment within a team of professionals that will contribute for better results.
All suitable candidates will be contacted by our recruitment team. All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Recruitment license from National Agency of Employment N=2770.