Freight & Customs Manager

Freight & Customs Manager

  • Location

    Gloucester, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus & Competitive Benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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I'm currently working with a global freight forwarding business who are looking to recruit a Freight & Customs Manager to join their ranks…

The Freight & Customs Manager would be working directly onsite responsible for the overseeing of all freight forwarding operations of one of their high-profile clients. As part of the role the you will manage the outbound operation, documentation and HMRC compliance include tracking on time performance. The successful candidate can expect a great remuneration package with a basic salary c£38K plus bonus and other benefits.

The Freight & Customs Manager will oversee the outbound operation building on an already good relationship with their customer to ensure success, analyse current and historical data to monitor trends, provide management visibility and drive improvements. You will be charged with providing direction and establish clear priorities to guide operational and service performance. The role has real development attached to it with progression within the company available for a candidate who can display the right tenacity and drive.

The successful Freight & Customs Manager will have experience of working in a freight forwarding environment with previous experience in an Air or Ocean Export environment. You will need experience of HMRC regulations and knowledge of transportation and supply chain principles. You will need experience of managing a team onsite and be able to communicate with your client face to face and at all levels.

The Freight & Customs Manager role is based at my client's site in Gloucester, paying a salary of £35,000 to £38,000 plus benefits.

Please apply with your CV, or for additional information or a confidential discussion, please call Phil Birch on 07970 211517.

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