Air Freight Forwarder

Cork
Permanent
€35,000 + Bonus & Benefits

As an Airfreight Forwarder, you will be working on your own initiative and also be a key player in the airfreight team to offer solutions in a timely and efficient manner to the customer to ensure all aspects of the operation are managed to a high and efficient standard. You will be a positive face of our client and develop excellent relationships with customers. The Airfreight Forwarder will ensure that the department operates to “Best in Class” quality standards and in an environment of conscious improvement.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Day to day operations in a busy office environment to include dealing with customers/customs clearance /invoicing/creditors/& other reports and administration duties
  • Following the Good Distribution Practice guidelines for Pharma products along all the supply chain and following the SOP concerned with the products
  • Delivery and collection scheduling and dealing with carriers/hauliers/subcontractors and third parties
  • Liaise with overseas partners to ensure the department is proactive in providing a quality operational performance
  • Foster and develop good relations with both existing and potential customers to ensure retention and growth
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the role to ensure full ownership
  • Deal with all customer phone sales and/or customer queries

Key Requirements:

  • Experience in a similar position in the past and distribution expertise
  • Preferable to have excellent multi-modal Freight & Logistics understanding
  • Hazardous Goods Training
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to escalate internally in a correct manner. Strong written communication skills are crucial
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and Outlook)

Terms:
Full time, permanent

Package:
€33k plus bonus and benefits

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Aisling Tighe 

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