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Sea Logistics Operational Care Apprentice

  • Apprenticeship
  • Birmingham (West Midlands Combined Authority)
  • Personal services

Job description

Have you ever wondered how the latest gadget you ordered arrived at your door or how the supermarket shelves are always full? The answer is through the work of an International Freight Forwarder. Kuehne+Nagel is the Number 1 Sea Logistics freight forwarder in the world. In the modern world of next day delivery and where the purchase of almost anything is only a click away, our International Freight Forwarding teams work all year round to plan the transportation of goods across the world by air, sea and land on behalf of our customers.

Your Role

You will be joining one of our Operational Care Centres, where you will be responsible for making sure every shipment is executed against instruction in a compliant manner and with up to date information at all times. This will include booking shipments; tracking the arrival, clearances and deliveries of goods; liaising with suppliers and shipping lines and problem solving. It’s a fast paced role and your training will equip you to proactively deal with service issues, actively plan your activities and review rates to maximise profits. This is a 2 year apprenticeship programme, during which you will earn as you learn, combining practical on-the-job training with study towards a Level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship. Our programmes are challenging but rewarding and you’ll be supported every step of the way to make sure you’re successful.

Your Responsibilities

·  Solving problems so our customers’ shipments run smoothly
·  Booking and tracking shipments
·  Working with suppliers and shipping lines
·  Working hand-in-hand with our Customer Care team

Your Skills and Experiences

·  Able to work at a fast pace, with efficiency and accuracy
·  A willingness to learn, a positive attitude and drive to succeed
·  Strong organisational skills and IT skills
·  Self-disciplined, proactive and motivated
·  Right to work in the UK
·  Five GCSEs at grades 3–9 / A*-D (including Maths & English)

Good Reasons to Join

You’ll be joining an amazing group of apprentices and can look forward to competitive starting salary, attractive benefits and an Apprentice NUS discount card, support to achieve professionally recognised qualifications, a network of mentors, line managers and buddies to help you along your journey.","industry":"Logistics","datePosted":"2020-11-10T00:00:00.000Z