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Ocean Freight Forwarder

Job Seekers Ireland Supply Chain & Procurement Logistics

Job Summary

  • Dublin
  • Permanent
  • BBBH750629
  • Dec 17, 2020
  • €30k - €40k
Job Description

This is a full time, perm position with a leading and expanding Logistics service provider based in North Dublin. This role offers further career development

Global Logistics provider in Dublin North are seeking applications for a UK/European Freight Forwarding / Transport organiser to assist in road freight (FTL and LTL) and short sea container freight - import and export.

This role will manage and coordinate all forwarding activities for key corporate accounts.

Duties and Responsibilities;

  • Take care of existing clients needs by road and container in and out of Europe.
  • Ensure that all transactions are processed timely and accurately in line with company procedures and expectations.
  • Manage hours and holidays to ensure adequate cover in place when required.
  • Comply fully with legislation and industry norms.
  • Ensure full compliance with company health and safety policy.
  • Foster excellent relationships and services with European agents.
  • Maintain and improve existing CRM practices.
  • Ensure all agents operate in line with company agreements for service levels and pricing.
  • Attend occasional meetings to review supplier performance and pricing.
  • Engage with suppliers, where required, to secure prices or services.
  • Review new agent opportunities and make recommendations to the senior management team.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

  • Supply Chain Management/Transport/freight forwarding experience is an advantage.
  • 3rd Level Degree in Transport & Logistics, Business Degree or Industrial Equivalent an advantage but not essential.
  • Full comprehension of the English language - both written and spoken along with another European language is desirable but not essential.
  • Proven record in Team environment with a demonstrated ability to lead an motivate.
  • Ability to operate fluidly and adapt swiftly in a fast paced and often changeable environment.
  • Proven capacity to adopt and promote a teamwork style within departments and across an Organisation.
  • Demonstrated experience in relationship management and strong commercial awareness.
  • Dynamic & dedicated with proven levels of high conformance & performance.
  • Computer Literate

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

BY APPLYING FOR THIS ROLE YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR TERMS OF SERVICE WHICH TOGETHER WITH OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT GOVERN YOUR USE OF MORGAN MCKINLEY SERVICES.

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Consultant Details

Consultant Details

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Jack O'Connell
  • Consultant | Supply Chain | Logistics, Transport and Warehouse Recruitment | National
  • 353 (0) 21 2300300 | 353 (0) 1 432 1555
  • joconnell@morganmckinley.com