Freight Forwarder

Impulse Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Freight Forwarder Road for a large company based in Kildare

This is an excellent opportunity to do well and join a large company

This is a Permanent Position

To meet and exceed customers’ requirements for the safe and efficient transport of their cargo from A to B, effectively and in accordance with company quality procedures and statutory requirements. Maintain total operational control to ensure SLA / SOP’s are adhered to.


  • Pro Active communication with Customer / Internal Customer Service Teams. Liaise with DSV offices / agents in Ireland and overseas.
  • Book and engage Hauliers for international transport requirements.
  • Negotiating rates as and when required. Book trailers / drivers with shipping lines through various online platforms.
  • Preparation of documentation associated with all aspects of the transport function.
  • Perform general administration duties, including invoicing, filing, queries, claims and cost checks in accordance with departmental requirements.
  • Maintain regular visibility of all transports under your control.
  • Be pro-active in managing and dealing with problems and day to day queries.
  • Ensure revenue / profit guidelines are met in accordance with budgetary requirements.
  • Be proficient and accurate issuing quotations.


  • Excellent problem solving, planning & organising skills.
  • Excellent communication/telephone skills. Strong administrative and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure using own initiative.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel/Word
  • Minimum of 3 years experience working in freight forwarding environment essential.


  • A role in a successful, dynamic company
  • Be a part of a strong team of performance driven colleagues
  • Competitive salary
  • Great future career prospects for advancement
  • A professional working environment
Job Category: Freight Forwarder
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kildare

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