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Freight Forwarder (w/m/d)

Job title: Freight Forwarder (w/m/d)
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Warsaw
Specialisation:
Reference: DE_REC_000318[903]
Contact details: Ezgi Bilke
Contact email: Ezgi.Bilke@jac-recruitment.com
Job published: 30 days ago

Overview

An International Logistics Platform is rapidly expanding its business in Europe. Two Freight forwarders will be hired and assigned for the European Head Office in Warsaw. It is a full time & permanent position. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Determine efficient and margin-effective routes to move trucks from one location to another - domestic (cabotage) and International within EU.
  • Negotiate rates with carriers and / or shippers as needed.
  • Ensure trucks are always running with least empty miles and best margins for the success of shippers and carriers alike.
  • Monitor the movement of trucks and ensure least downtimes at loading, in transit, and at unloading.
  • Ensure best possible experience for shippers and carriers.
  • Report daily, weekly, and monthly activities, KMs run, loads taken, current location etc. internally and externally as needed.
  • Leverage the load boards and individual connect with shippers as necessary to find the most optimal load for the trucks as necessary at right times.
  • Achievement of financial goals while keeping the trucks running optimally.
  • Use internal and external tools as necessary, taking into account the truck capacity, type of goods, and customer delivery requirements.
  • Obtain, create, and send documents as needed to ensure transport movement.
  • Assistance, if needed, in daily operations of the Invoicing, Collections and Payment department to ensure correct freight payment to carrier and correct payment collection from clients. 

 

Requirements

  • Experienced 1-5 years in Operations in any FTL industry.
  • Knowledge about regulations and policies within EU and Poland.
  • Communicative English skills, good grasp of Polish.