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  • Sector:

    Logistics & Customer Services

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  • Salary:

    £26000 - £29000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Oliver Williams

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Pod Talent are pleased to be working with a global logistics provider who work with some of the world's most renowned retailers and industrial businesses. They are looking for a Global Freight Planner to join their team in Basingstoke!

In this role, you will be in charge of managing the entire 'cradle to grave' export process for key food retail clients, from working with shipping companies and handling bills of loading, to order management and invoicing.

This is a fab opportunity for an export & logistics professional to join an extremely well-established and well-known business and further boost their career.


As the Global Freight Planner, you will…

  • Make bookings with shipping lines

  • Speak to load sites to ensure product safely loaded

  • Complete bill of loading instructions

  • Manage orders, ensuring supply can meet demand internationally

  • Keep clear and accurate tracking data

  • Manage invoicing process once export achieved


Here is what we are looking for…

  • 1-3 years' experience in a global logistics role, ideally in 3PL/freight forwarding business

  • Experience managing sea/air/road freight processes

  • Excellent time management and prioritisation ability

  • Strong Excel skills and confidence managing data sets

  • A can-do attitude and the drive to get involved in a busy environment

Could this be your next ideal role? Please let me know by applying or sending a CV to

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.