Freight Forwarding

Sea Freight Forwarder

Posted on:

Thursday 2nd June 2022

Overview of role:


We are looking to recruit a Sea Freight Forwarder for our client based in Dublin 15. The successful candidate will play a vital role in the movement of the import and export goods. Our client is offering an excellent package.


  • Liaise with partners to ensure the department is proactive in providing a quality operational performance
  • Delivery and collection scheduling and dealing with Hauliers / subcontractors and third parties
  • Day to day operations to include dealing with customers/customs clearance/invoicing/creditors invoices/customer & other reports/other administration duties
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the role to ensure full ownership
  • Deal with customer queries
  • Establish strong working relationship customers and internal departments
  • Promote company positively within customers premises through high quality of work, excellent communication, pro-active approach and positive attitude
  • Taking and processing bookings according to company procedures
  • Customs Clearance experience an advantage but not essential
  • Tracking and tracing shipments to keep customers fully up to date


  • You will have 2/3 years’ experience in Freight Forwarding, ideally Sea operations but will consider applicants with Air only experience and provide full training
  • You have strong customer service orientation, a high degree of motivation, strong business acumen and sound interpersonal skills
  • You are proficient in MS Office (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • You have the ability to prioritise and self-direct

Salary ranging €35K to €45K depending on experience. This role could be suited to candidates stepping up from import/export operations roles.

Continuous professional development and on-going training to enhance senior client relationship management skills

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