Head of Freight Forwarding

Date published:

Location: Manchester

Caribou is a domestic and international packet and parcel consolidator that puts people, technology and service at the heart of everything it does. Headquartered in Manchester we collaborate with over 500 retailers globally and deal with a nationwide network of clients, integrating with all major selling platforms and shippers. We're now looking for an experienced Head of Freight Forwarding to join our fast growing team in Manchester.

Role Description:

  • Arranging collections & deliveries
  • Completion of shipping documentation
  • Ensuring solid cost control through the arrangement of transport solutions at the low rate, without compromising upon quality
  • Additional to the above, you will be supporting other members/departments to develop markets and increase potential business at every opportunity

Job Requirements

  • You should have the capacity to effectively communicate in fast paced environment and be able to build good relationships (Internal/external).
  • Extensive history in the Freight Forwarding industry
  • Excellent people management skills, the ability to lead a team successfully and the capability to influence those around you