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European Road Freight Operator, Fine Art Logistics Company

Posted: 17.08.2022
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Dependent on experience
Location: London, UK
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

Our client, a Fine Art Logistics Company based in West London, is seeking an European Road Freight Operator to join their team.

The person in this role will be responsible for Initiating, controlling and administrating European export and import road freight whether for the companies own trucks or for various European agent trucks .

Specific responsibilities include:

  • To plan, organize and complete European road freight trips
  • To keep up to date on all HMRC and other legislation and company procedures, to complete all necessary documentation and keep all records accurately
  • To complete all road freight (import and export) declarations
  • To arrange collections and deliveries with the client in consultation with the Transport Manager and make practical arrangements to support the collections and deliveries as required.
  • To arrange packing in suitable manner, supplying packing department with full packing sheets and relevant information.
  • To collate quotes from suppliers when required
  • To keep all consignees and consignors informed of shipping departures and arrivals
  • To ensure that all shipping documents are completed in a timely manner and that all clients receive relevant copy documents.
  • To keep the Director informed of any short shipments or any changes to original shipment plan.
  • To be involved with European exhibitions