Freight Account Manager

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South Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH24975

£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car, Benefits

Freight Account Manager

South Yorkshire
£30,000 - £35,000 + Car + Benefits

Role Profile
Our client, who is a leading Logistics business, are looking for a Freight Account Manager based in South Yorkshire. You will be responsible for the day to day management of clients' accounts as well as managing the implementation of new customers.

Skills & Experience
* Experience in dealing with freight operations
* Being the point of contact for costing and quoting for all modes of freight, air, sea, road and courier, import and export.
* You will oversee the regular update and completion of pricing for your allocated customers.
* Handling documentation and operating cargo with whichever suppliers you source.
* Experience in negotiation for cost effective solutions
* Using your own entrepreneurial skills to develop and maximise business
* Maintain ongoing dialogue with the relevant overseas agents to ensure they are aware of your customers' sourcing and shipping requirements.
* Excellent communication skills, able to communicate at all levels
* Customer service focused
* Manage and actively seek to build a good relationship with any new customers assigned to you.
* Confident in dealing with customers, both over the phone and face to face
* Commercially astute
* Strong knowledge of Microsoft products

Client information
Our client is a leading Logistics business with a portfolio of customers.

£30,000 - £35,000 + Benefits

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