Overview

Trainee Account Manager Job at Kerry Logistics (UK) Limited – in Dartford

Job Description

Kerry Logistics are currently recruiting for a Trainee Account Manager working in the Freight Forwarding/Operations Department based at Crossways Business Park in Dartford. Due to our continued growth, we are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team. The candidate will be enthusiastic, willing to learn and be driven for a career within the Logistics industry. This role is ideal for a graduate and there will be lots of opportunity for progression.

PRINCIPAL PURPOSE(S) OF THE ROLE:

Trainee Account Manager for our import and export business. Handling all operational aspects of a shipment. Liaising with both external and internal customers and suppliers.

To ensure our Clients receive the very best service at all times, in line with agreed procedures and to ensure a smooth and efficient movement of goods to the Customer.

Title: Trainee Account Manager

Working pattern: Monday to Friday

Hours: 08:00am-16:00pm

9:00am – 5:00pm

10:00am – 6:00pm

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THIS ROLE:

Financial/Commercial

· Completing job costing, both raising invoices and accruing purchases

Operational

· Check that shipping documents are present and in order

· Liaising with shipping lines, overseas agents and other forwarding agents

· Dealing directly with customer enquiries and resolving as soon as possible

· Arranging Customs clearances and customer deliveries

· Build relationships with the client and seeking further opportunities

· Overall general administration and telephone work

· Cover for other members of the team during busy periods

General

· Adhering to all policies outlined in the Employee Handbook

· Adhering to all HR & Health & Safety Policies

· Performance Development Reviews – to participate in the PDR process and to identify specific training needs

Whilst these are the usual and regular elements of the role, they may change dependent

BENEFITS

All training will be provided

Free car parking on site

Pension scheme

And other company benefits

Application deadline: 16/04/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £1.00-£10.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
KLUK have a full range of COVID-19 in place within its workplaces

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

About the Company

Company: Kerry Logistics (UK) Limited –

Company Location:  Dartford

Estimated Salary:

About Kerry Logistics (UK) Limited -