Time Critical Logisitics Apprentice

Kuehne+Nagel

We’re looking for the ultimate all-rounders. Someone who’s got an eye for growth, a passion for service and a desire to get stuck in and make a difference.

Your Role

Our Apprenticeship is a 2 year programme, combining practical on-the-job training with study towards the Level 3 International Freight Forwarding apprenticeship. You will work within a successful team while learning everything you need to know whilst supported by your peers, your managers, and the apprenticeship team within Quick.

Your Responsibilities

  • Work with local service providers worldwide to establish the optimum transport solution – Express Air, Hand carry or Road
  • To always provide a high level of customer service whilst ensuring compliance and performance targets are met in line with company processes and procedures.
  • Establishing the best transport solution, Express Air, Charter, Hand carry or Road
  • Complete Customs checks
  • Providing accurate complex quotations and gaining 3rd party costings
  • Taking booking details, arranging collections/deliveries
  • Tracing and tracking of all shipments and keeping customers up to date with a pro-active mentality.
  • Support 24/7/365 operations and service delivery.

Your Skills And Experiences

  • Five GCSEs at grades 3 – 9 / A*-D (including Maths & English)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good Maths and English
  • Excellent knowledge of computer applications
  • Good at establishing working relationships and developing personal contacts
  • Strong personal influencing and consultative skills
  • Self-motivated with good judgment and decision-making qualities

Good Reasons to Join

Quick offers competitive wages, Private Medical Insurance, Contributory Pension Scheme, Life Assurance, PHI Income protection. Our Colleagues enjoy our Route 2 Rewards scheme which offers discounts on everything from groceries to holidays, dining out and much more. We care for our colleagues (and their immediate family) with our employee assistance programme providing access to 24/7 GP, legal and financial advice along with mental health counselling. As part of the Kuehne + Nagel group of companies, joining our organization brings a wealth of opportunities to grow and expand your career. You can look forward to a competitive starting salary, attractive benefits and an Apprentice NUS discount card, support to achieve professionally recognised qualifications and a network of mentors, line managers and friends to help you along your journey. req99499

To apply for this job please visit jobs.kuehne-nagel.com.