A multinational freight forwarding company is looking for a forwarding specialist that can build on their existing network, to make it stronger and take the lead on it. This will be a senior role as a Forwarding specialist. This company has over 100 yearsâ€™ experience in the industry and is seeking the best of the best.You will act as an essential go-between in the import/export process and provide assistance to individuals, commercial organizations, importers and exporters who need help facilitating their international trading operations.You will be tasked to create solid solutions for moving large volumes of freight from the point of origin to the destination, utilizing several modes of transport and ensuring that the cargo reaches its destination in the least possible amount of time, in an environmentally friendly and safe manner and at the most affordable rate.You’ll be conducting research and route planning, taking into consideration the kind of cargo being transported, the distance involved and any specific customer requirements with regards to the final delivery time.
Responsibilities + Skills
Understandably, youll also need absolutely fantastic organizational skills, a talent for solving problems, attention to detail and an ability to thrive under pressure.
Matric: non negotiableDegree: BCom. Logistics/Supply Chain or equivalent qualifications
Minimum 5 years experience within a forwarding is a non-negotiableSkills Required: