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Your job search results: 4 Birmingham jobs

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4 Birmingham Jobs

£25000 - £35000

Senior Ocean Export Operator Opportunity (salary completely dependent on what you are looking for!)

The role
•To supervise the work within a department based at our Birmingham HQ
•A high level of customer service is provided to clients.
•To supervise all Ocean traffic, export; including handling shipments from start to finish.
•The Ocean Export operation completes all necessary workloads.
•Freight is moved to customer specifications, on time with all the necessary customs and legal documentation.
•All shipments are reviewed and all possible solutions of routings are evaluated and the most cost effective and suitable service is offered to the customer.
•Queries are resolved quickly and efficiently.
•Customer and carrier relationships are managed and developed to improve the relationship and develop the business.
•Ensure that freight rates, costs and sales are accurate.
•Communicate and liaise with overseas agents and clients so that customer requirements are clear precise and effective.
•Manage and review suppliers and agents performance.
•Creation and Maintenance of client and supplier SOP's.
•Provide timely and accurate communication and reports for management, suppliers and customers; with occasional travel for meetings. Ensure that staff have all the knowledge and skills they require to deliver services to customers.
•Take ownership of own training and development so as to continuously improve and develop.

What we offer
Negotiable Competitive Package and Salary attached to successful candidates.

What we're looking for
•A minimum of 5 years' experience in air freight forwarding including working for an independent.
•Import and export experience involving worldwide shipments.
•Familiarity with handling air movements from start to finish.
•Experience of managing client/customer and carrier relationships with strong verbal and written communication.
•Experience of negotiating freight rates with carriers and costs and sales with customers.
•The ability to grow repeat business and develop new opportunities.
•Experience of managing staff in a high pressure environment whilst retaining the capacity to remain calm under pressure and have the ability to motivate and develop people.
•The ability to prioritise a large number of tasks to ensure accuracy, and deliver results with great attention to detail and a high sense of urgency.
•Be able to travel at short notice when required.
•Foreign languages would be an added advantage.
•Experience of Multifreight would be an advantage.


Andrew Lytle

Hours 0830 to 5pm - one hour lunch - 5 weeks holiday plus statuary holidays - NEST pension - Company business mileage 0.45 per mile

Sea Freight Sales Co-Ordinator - This opportunity is for a dynamic inside sales - freight forwarding individual with knowledge of the Deep Sea freight sector who is looking to use their knowledge and expertise to help develop new business opportunities. The successful applicant will be working alongside our team based at the Birmingham office.
Responsibilities and Duties
•Ability to liaise with potential new clients, handle quotes and visit clients
•Would suit someone with an operational background, knowledge in dealing with Hauliers, Shipping Lines and Agents to ensure clients receive a high level of Customer Service
•Qualifications and Skills
•Confident Sales Approach
•Excellent communication skills, both verbally and Written
•Ability to work both on your own initiative and within a team framework
•Problem solving skills
•Proficient with computer work such as Microsoft office software

Andrew Lytle

£9.00 per hour
Monday-Friday (8.30am-4.30pm)
We are currently seeking an experienced receptionist to join a busy team working in Solihull. This is a maternity cover until July/August 2018 and they require someone to start immediately.

Day to day duties will include the following:
•Reception cover
•Meeting and greeting customers/clients
•Answering the phones, fielding calls and taking messages
•Signing in/out of visitors
•Opening and distributing the post
•Making refreshments
•Booking meeting rooms
•Using an electronic switchboard - training will be given
•Dealing with email correspondence

As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
•Previous experience within a reception role is required
•Excellent telephone manner
•Well presented as you are the face of the company

WorkForce Office are responsible for filling hundreds of temporary, temp-to-perm and permanent vacancies across the West Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Our team offer a unique service tailored to match your precise needs, and can assist you with the following job categories; Clerical and Administration, Call Centre, Customer Services, Sales and Business Development, Secretarial and PA, Professional and Management. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.

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