An excellent opportunity has arisen at our client's, a major  International Air & Ocean freight forwarder, as they are currently looking for a manager who’d be leading their new branch in Antwerpen/Brussels .

Job Description:

•         Building up and leading a small freight operations team + developing local sales
•         Team support and organization - direct involvement in process of quotations/tenders/operations
•         End to end responsibility for all freight transactions, cash flow, financial results
•         Managing relationships with customers - personal relationship with current exporters/importers, research            for new opportunities, sales calls, securing and growing new business locally
•         Relations with suppliers, negotiation to achieve competitive rates while maintaining the highest level of              service


The ideal candidates will have a good overall knowledge of all operations and sales tasks in a freight forwarding office. Experience in air/sea freight forwarding is essential. If you feel your promotion opportunities are limited with your current employer, we offer the possibility to develop your career locally, regionally & on a pan European basis.  

•         Ability to lead a young & dynamic team, ideal promotion opportunity for ambitious individual
•         Fluent English
•         Wide experience in freight forwarding business, ideally including both operations and sales
•         Top Communication skills
•         Organisational and planning skills
•         Teamwork, good interpersonal skills
•         Flexibility and ability to adapt to changing circumstances
•         Problem-solving ability, particularly when working under pressure
•         Accuracy and attention to detail

Why join?

•         Interesting work in stable, international company
•         Possibility of self - realization
•         Interesting financial evaluation
•         Personal skills growth

For more information contact:
Katarina Kabinova

Freight People is a boutique recruitment company solely focused on the freight forwarding, logistics and supply chain market offering recruiting services including executive search and permanent placement.