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Are you a super motivated and high performing Freight Forwarder in Helsingborg with a specialty within Air freight? Then LEMAN Sweden may be the right place for you.
LEMAN Sweden is part of LEMAN A/S which is an international transport, logistics and freight forwarding company with offices in the United States, United Kingdom and the Nordic countries employing over 800 employees.
In this position you are responsible for handling all aspects of our client's shipment from route planning, pricing, customer service and accounting/closing of shipments financially. The job is very versatile and you will experience a large interface with both customers and the remaining part of the organization. You thrive working both as a team member and independently and likes a fast-paced work environment. We are firm believers in freedom with responsibility.
Are you good at communicating and a first class Forwarder?
As a Freight Forwarder, your primary task is to maintain daily contact with clients, agents and colleagues. You maintain good communication between overseas offices and agents and engages with regular as well as potential customers to generate additional and new business. You enjoy working with various trucking companies and other vendors providing services to LEMAN and its clients. Further, you:
- Maintain knowledge of Import regulations.
- Create rate quotes and bookings per client requests.
- Update client profiles keeping them accurate and current.
- Accurately invoice both clients and agents.
- Ensure LEMAN receives correct and timely billings from vendors and agents.
- Close files as soon as all information is complete. Ensure billings, payables and reconciliations (Profit and Loss) are issued/settled correctly, and disputes resolved in a timely manner.
- Perform other related duties as assigned.
You hold a high school diploma – preferably in combination with an associate degree within Business, Logistics or similar. Good knowledge of math including rate of exchange, percentages and volumetric conversions will also be a plus. Further, we expect you to have 1-4 years of previous International Freight forwarding experience within Airfreight. You have no criminal record (documentation will be required). Also, you master basic IT tools, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Full knowledge and woorking proficiency of Swedish is required.
Knowledge of Airline, trucking and other vendor selection and interaction will be advantageous as well as knowledge of DG requirements/Pharma trade.
At LEMAN, we offer a competitive salary and benefit package and take pride in our positive and busy work environment, good colleagues and an informal atmosphere.
If you find the position attractive and have the required skills and experience as outlined above, we encourage you to send your resume immediately marked "FREIGHT FORWARDER AIR" to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please, no phone calls.
LEMAN was founded in 1900 as a productive partner for the industry within shipping, transport and logistics. The company is still growing and employs approx 800 employees in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, England and the United States. LEMAN has a total disposal of 72,000 m2 terminal and logistics facilities and worldwide network of agent with about 200 import and export routes.