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Road Freight Export Clerk

Date Posted: 24th January 2018
  • Job Ref: Katie
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30 - £32 pa

Job Description

Candidates must have – At least 5+ years experience of working within a UK Freight Forwarding company, you must have covered Road Freight and some Customs experience would be an advantage. You will need to have a proven track record and be able to hit the ground running. 

What’s in it for you:

  • Salary up to £32,000 per annum (dependant on experience)
  • Permanent position
  • Hours: 09.00-17.30 Monday-Friday (1 hr for lunch)
  • Pension scheme
  • Medical Scheme

The candidate:

  • You will have at least 5 years previous experience as an export clerk within Road freight
  • You will need to have exceptional organisational skills and the ability to manage many projects at the same time.
  • Be able to prioritise own workload.
  • Possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Be conversant in IT skills e.g. Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel) and CRM systems.
  • Must have an analytical skill, with a high level of attention to detail.
  • Be able to work as part of a team

Main Duties/Responsibilities:


  • Load planning
  • Customer & agent liaison
  • Processing collection orders
  • Invoice processing
  • Booking of domestic & international transport
  • Handling new bookings /transport/booking amendments from Customers/Carriers
  • Make sure all rates are on files and are correct
  • Pass purchase invoices
  • Raise sales invoices
  • Interacting with customers, colleagues and visitors alike in a positive and professional manner at all times
  • May be required to work additional hours outside of the normal working hours during busy periods.
  • Any other adhoc tasks as and when required and instructed by the Line Manager and/or Directors etc.

Really great company, nice people, fantastic opportunity! 

If you are interested in this role please send your CV as soon as possible to as the client is currently reviewing CV’s.

Please note due to high volume applications, it is not always possible for us to get back to each individual directly. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within four weeks please assume your application has been unsuccessful in this instance.

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