We are looking for a born organiser, someone who can work on their own initiative when needed, with excellent time management and customer service skills. You will need to have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in road freight or similar to help make the international supply chain of a very successful, rapidly growing Manchester business work!

This is an opportunity to work in lovely offices in a friendly team of 3 people who are responsible for ensuring goods get safely and efficiently from A to B in a fast paced environment.

Key Experience you must have

Road freight forwarding and European shipping knowledge to enable you to complete duties including:

  • Customer Service – updating clients with shipments status and resolving any issues and liaising with hauliers, co-loaders and third party suppliers
  • Handling quotations, job costing, completing export bookings and arranging collections
  • Liaising with foreign agents and dealing with Consular documentation and processing customs entries
  • You will need gook knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word and attention to detail for data entry into the freight system


This business is focused on personal development and there are career progression opportunities for the right candidate.

No parking nightmares here as they provide free onsite parking

You will have 22 days holiday a year plus Bank holidays

The legal bit:

Essential Personnel Ltd is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.