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Branch Manager - Freight Forwarding

£50000 - £60000 per annum benefits

Branch Manager - Freight Forwarding

Ideally based in Bristol and the surrounding area

Salary - £50-60k

Our client is an established and award-winning business operating on an international scale. As a leading name in the distribution and delivery of international air, sea, road freight forwarding and logistic services, they pride themselves on their diverse range of capabilities and exceptional service levels.

With the ability to provide business ranging from local UK distribution and European road network deliveries, through to ocean and air freight services on all major worldwide trade routes, our client has the capability and experience to support a wide range of industries. They are also proud to offer additional services including supply chain management and warehouse solutions.

As part of their continued growth, this market leader is now seeking an individual who can lead the European freight forwarding operation based out of their Bristol office. Reporting to the Global Director the successful candidate with be tasked with ensuring service levels are adhered to and most importantly, surpassed. The successful candidate will be managing a team of experienced operations personnel and taking full ownership for the day-to-day leadership of this division, from monitoring trailer planning and payload efficiency through to proactive development of new and existing opportunities and strategically planning for further growth.

It is likely that the successful candidate will come from a transport, logistics or warehouse background with particular focus on international road freight. They are likely to have previous experience managing a team with strong proven leadership skills and a 'finger on the pulse' mindset.

This is an outstanding opportunity to build a career within an exceptional company, where the successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop through various challenges. Candidates should apply accordingly or for a confidential conversation please contact Freddie Rademacher. Contact details can be found on our website.

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