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Position: Import Manager
Location: Bradford
Industry: International Freight Forwarding
Salary: £40,000

An opportunity has arisen to join an award winning global, multi modal freight and logistics provider based from their central HQ in Bradford

Awarded best Logistics service provider for Air freight, best 3PL & outstanding achievement award for global 3PL at the 2019 Logistics and Supply chain awards, this proves to be an excellent opportunity to work with one of the most progressive and reputable freight and logistics organisations in the world.

Due to elevated growth a position has become vacant for an experienced Import Manager

Applicants must have solid experience in ocean, air or road freight import procedures, ideally with Management, team leader or supervisory experience with the ability to be able to lead and motivate a small team of freight coordinators.

The role:
To effectively and efficiently lead a team of 8 experienced freight coordinators in the forwarding department.

The Requirements:
Ocean, Air or Road freight experience
Imports experience
Should be confident in the entire end to end process, from quotation stage, through booking & documentation handling shipments from start to finish.
Capable of leading a team
Management experience

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