freight forwarder

freight forwarder
Job Location:  Hyderabad, Cape Town (Cape Town-South Africa), Riyadh (Riyadh-United Arab Emirates), Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi-United Arab Emirates), Chennai, Delhi, All Nepal (All Nepal-Nepal), Chandigarh, All Philippines (All Philippines-Philippines), Thiruvanananthapuram, All Bahrain (All Bahrain-Bahrain), Kuala Lumpur (Kuala Lumpur-Malaysia), Kolkata, Dubai (Dubai-Dubai), Colombo (Colombo-Sri Lanka), Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Doha (Doha-Qatar), Bangalore
Job Description:  SkillSet: communication, "computer skills", "cargo security", "regulatory knowledge", "load control".

A freight forwarder works with companies, importers and exporters to make sure goods are transported in the safest, most efficient and cost-effective way . A freight forwarder works out the logistics and makes sure all bases are covered in the process of transporting goods from A to B.

They arrange the booking of cargo space on ship, plane, train, or truck . They coordinate the insurance of the goods and do the necessary follow-up in case of an accident. They oversee the transportation of the cargo and its packing and loading into the carrier

What are the operations in freight forwarding?
Freight forwarders play a key role in moving goods across international borders. They arrange transport, oversee customs clearance on behalf of their clients, and more generally troubleshoot issues that arise while goods are in transit .
Active listening. Active listening skills allow a freight forwarder to focus on their
What is the difference between logistics and freight forwarding?
Logistics companies, unlike freight forwarders, own all of their own assets including intermodal fleets of trucks, boats, or planes, but without any access to actual shipping routes . Logistics companies often specialize in specific areas such as dry box, long haul, cold storage, intracity, or large
Functional Area:  Supply Chain / Logistics,Documentation / Shipping
Experience:  7 - 12 years
Salary:  5 Lakh to 10 Lakh INR
Job Ad publication date: 29 Nov 2022