Forwarding Jobs Recruitment Division

Import – Bradford – UK

Job Overview

  • Salary offer ▵ £35,000 – £38,000 p/a

Position Overview

Our Road freight department is fairly new, before Brexit Road freight consignments were rare and comfortably managed within the Air/Sea teams. So, the department now is waiting for the right person to manage and develop it.

  • End to end processing of UK and European road freight shipments including customs clearance and fiscal responsibilities
  • Up to date knowledge of current road freight processes including creating and updating GMR
  • Create and arrange Discharge of T1’s (Currently not at our premises)
  • Complete Import and Export entries on Sequoia system
  • Maintain overview of all current shipments and update clients accordingly
  • Liaise with forwarders, hauliers and overseas agents
  • Compile and provide quotations for end to end services whilst negotiating best possible provider rates
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Ensure that all data is input accurately into operational systems where applicable
  • Ensure HMRC compliance
  • Oversee the operation of the department including managing the team, currently 2 other staff members

Position Requirements

  • Proven experience within the road freight industry
  • Excellent understanding of customs procedures and HMRC compliance
  • Post Brexit road freight customs knowledge
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Excel and Microsoft office package proficient
  • Clear and effective communication
  • Outstanding customer service


  • Boxtop Knowledge
  • Sequoia Knowledge

Hours of work

Generally 9.00 – 5.30 Mon – Fri or as the job requires, can be flexible with hours and working arrangements. Availability over the weekends for monitoring and overseas update purposes.

Apply for this job
Share this job

Forwarding Jobs Recruitment Division

Freight jobs for freight people