Import Airfreight Manager

  • Location

    West Drayton, London

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus

  • Contact:

    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Phil Birch

Import Airfreight Manager - Middlesex - £55,000 + Bonus

Are you an expert within the Freight Forwarding industry?

I'm looking for a driven Import Airfreight Manager who can be part of the new structure of a global freight forwarding business to drive the business forward, the role will be based in Middlesex and the successful candidate will earn a competitive salary up to £55,000, plus benefits and bonus.

This is a senior level appointment for the site which will be working closely with the Regional Operations Manager, you will plan and manage freight import movements by the business. You will be tasked with ensuring the highest levels of performance throughout your team whilst displaying up to date knowledge of all HRMC legislation. You will lead your team and make process improvements where applicable, training and mentoring the staff as you push forwards.

The site is a freight forwarding environment where the key responsibilities will be to engage with all internal stakeholders from top to bottom. Driving a "team" culture where everyone is pulling in the same direction will be vital as you look to streamline and improve upon current systems whilst driving performance excellence. You will need to be a good man manager as engaging with your team on all levels will be critical to your success.

Previous experience of working within a freight forwarding distribution environment is paramount (Import air freight movements ideally), you will strive to ensure that all transport activities are executed in accordance with customer service level agreements. You will monitor that all suppliers are operating at the required levels of performance and that HMRC compliance is of the highest order.

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate who wishes to work for one of the biggest names in the freight forwarding market; success in this role will facilitate your development within the business.

For more information, please apply to the role or contact Phil Birch on 07970 211517.

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