Logistics Executive

Naas, Co. Kildare, Full Time

Logistics / Freight Forwarder

monday to Friday

Career progression

Salary: €35k+

Company ethos is to meet and exceed customers’ requirements for the safe and efficient transport of their cargo from A to B, effectively and in accordance with company quality procedures and statutory requirements. Maintain total operational control to ensure SLA / SOP’s are adhered to. EXET22

 

KEY TASKS

  • Pro Active communication with Customer / Internal Customer Service Teams. Liaise with offices / agents in Ireland and overseas.
  • Book and engage Hauliers for international transport requirements.
  • Negotiating rates as and when required. Book trailers / drivers with shipping lines through various online platforms.
  • Preparation of documentation associated with all aspects of the transport function.
  • Perform general administration duties, including invoicing, filing, queries, claims and cost checks in accordance with departmental requirements.
  • Maintain regular visibility of all transports under your control.
  • Be pro-active in managing and dealing with problems and day to day queries.
  • Ensure revenue / profit guidelines are met in accordance with budgetary requirements.
  • Be proficient and accurate issuing quotations.

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent problem solving, planning & organising skills.
  • Excellent communication/telephone skills. Strong administrative and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure using own initiative.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel/Word
  • Minimum of 3 years experience working in freight forwarding environment essential.

 

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