Ocean Freight Forwarding Trainee

  • Job Reference: 373399637-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2021
  • Employer: Davies Turner
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £18,000
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Logistics & Supply Chain, Trainee & Apprenticeships, Training, Education & Instruction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Davies Turner has an exciting opportunity for an OceanFreight Forwarding Trainee to join our team based in Coleshill.

Location: Coleshill, B46 1DT

Salary: £18,000 per annum PLUS Benefits

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Davies Turner is the largest independent Freight Forwarding Company in the UK. Family run and owned since 1870, we featured on the Top Track 250 Companies awarded by the Sunday Times.

This Freight Forwarding Trainee opportunity is an ideal first step on the career ladder - you will learn all aspects of importing, exporting and customer relations within our Ocean Freight department. No experience necessary as full training will be given - but you need to be interested in working in a fast paced office environment.

Freight Forwarding Trainee - You:

- Excellent Customer Care (face to face/over the phone)

- Excellent attention to detail

- Excellent computer skills

- Interested in logistics/movement of freight

Freight Forwarding Trainee - Benefits:

- Up to 25 days holidays plus Bank Holidays

- Life Cover

- Bonus

- Defined contribution pension scheme

- Discounted store/shopping benefit scheme

- Private Healthcare

- Car Parking

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Mandatory Training

This position is based at Coleshill B46 1DT which is easily commutable from Tamworth, Solihull, Nuneaton and Birmingham. Our offices are opposite Coleshill Parkway railway station which offers a direct link to Birmingham New Street and Nuneaton.

To submit your CV for this exciting Freight Forwarding Trainee opportunity, please click 'Apply' now.