International Logistics Administrator Apprentice DSV Road Limited


International Logistics Administrator Apprentice DSV Road Limited


DSV, Maidenhall, Ipswich

  • Full time
  • U
  • Onsite working
  • Apprenticeship programme

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: e220f235cb1b4bffb8c8c1b1c7eddbd6

Full Job Description

It takes a special kind of drive to keep the world moving; and due to growth, DSV is looking to recruit. Please see the links

  • at the bottom the page, to find out more about DSV.

  • Are you ready to kick-start your journey into the world of Freight Forwarding? DSV are recruiting for a Freight Forwarder in Ipswich. Join our dynamic team and embark on an exciting apprenticeship designed to shape you into a skilled and accomplished Freight Forwarder.

    As an International Freight Forwarding Apprentice you'll delve deep into the core components of this thriving industry. Through our industry-recognised apprenticeship program, you'll gain invaluable hands-on experience, equipping yourself with the knowledge and practical expertise needed to excel in the field.

    Find below the tasks and responsibilities you'll undertake to acquire the expertise to seamlessly navigate the intricate landscape of Freight Forwarding.

    Key Tasks:
  • Master import/export processes and Cross Trade bookings.

  • Communicate seamlessly with our global network and carrier partners

  • Check and issue vital documentation, ensuring compliance with customs regulations

  • Monitor international air freight shipments from start to delivery, ensuring precision and timely arrivals

  • Maintain real-time visibility on customer consignments, ensuring adherence to DSV protocols

  • Handle FCL Transport tasks, including learning and routing shipments by road and rail, aiding our journey towards de-carbonisation, Lead customer notifications and promptly resolve challenges to enhance customer experiences

  • Nurture revenue streams in line with budgetary targets, managing quotations, invoicing, and supplier purchase orders.

  • General administration to support processes that make it easy for our customers to do business with us

    Level 3 International Freight Forwarding Apprenticeship Standard qualification

  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

  • How training will be delivered is to be confirmed, Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Ability to work under pressure, Willingness to learn, Hunger and desire to achieve, Punctual, GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 9-2) Desired

    Functional Skills in maths and English if required

  • What can we offer you?
  • An opportunity to be a part of and grow within a driven and successful company, with a team of 75,000, operating in over 95+ countries

  • Be part of a company that has strong ambitions and targets for sustainability initiatives, both internally and externally. Please click on link at the bottom of the page for further details on how DSV is working towards these targets

  • Be part of a company that has strong company values, to find out more about DSV, including our Values, click the link at the bottom of the page

  • If you want to know a bit about DSV Careers, please see below

    At DSV, we're not just offering an apprenticeship; we're offering an opportunity to be an integral part of our journey forward. Your dedication and commitment will contribute to our ongoing success while shaping your own flourishing career in Freight Forwarding.

    Join us and be a catalyst for innovation and local empowerment in one of the most exciting industries today. Are you ready to pave the way for your future with DSV? Apply now and let's forge a path towards success together., Customer statement: We offer our customers global and competitive transport and logistics services of a consistent high quality. Growth: We actively pursue profitable growth balanced between a solid above market organic growth and an active acquisition approach. Operational Excellence: Operational excellence in our business processes is crucial in order to operate with the highest productivity, enabling us to be competitive and deliver timely and high quality services to our customers. People: We strive to attract, motivate and retain talented people by offering responsibility, empowerment and growth opportunities. We treasure sound business acumen and work together as a global family to move the business forward.

    You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
  • training

  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field

  • industry or sector experience