Freight Forwarding Support - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Kildare
  • Permanent
  • 27th July 2023
  • €35,000
  • Ref ID: #38057

Job Description

  • Location: Kill, Kildare
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #38057
  • Salary: NON 35,000.00

€30-35K – Freight Forwarding Support – East Kildare

Here in Osborne, we are excited to be working with out client, a Kildare based Freight Forwarding company, in seeking a Freight Forwarding Support candidate to join their team.
Are you a highly organized and detail-oriented individual with experience in freight forwarding? Do you possess a background in logistics and have a keen understanding of procurement processes? If you're looking for an exciting opportunity to further develop your skills in a dynamic and thriving environment, we have the perfect role for you!


  • €30,000 – 35,000 DOE

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous experience in freight forwarding is highly desirable.
  • A background in logistics or a related field is strongly preferred.
  • Experience in procurement is considered a significant advantage.
  • Proficiency in handling import/export documentation and shipping regulations.
  • Strong organizational skills with an acute attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Familiarity with logistics software and systems is a plus.
  • A team player with a positive and proactive attitude.


  • Collaborate with the freight forwarding team to ensure the smooth and efficient movement of cargo from origin to destination.
  • Assist in coordinating shipments, ensuring compliance with international shipping regulations and requirements.
  • Communicate with carriers, suppliers, and customers to facilitate the tracking and status updates of shipments.
  • Handle documentation and paperwork for import and export processes, ensuring accuracy and adherence to legal guidelines.
  • Contribute to the procurement process, assisting in sourcing cost-effective transportation solutions and negotiating with vendors.
  • Support logistics operations, including inventory management, warehousing, and distribution activities.
  • Provide exceptional customer service by addressing inquiries and resolving any issues that may arise during the shipping process.
  • Utilize logistics software and systems to streamline operations and improve overall efficiency.

For more information please apply through the link provided for the attention of Jamie Smyth or call Osborne Recruitment on 01 638 4400
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered for this or other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided. Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a VALID WORK PERMIT, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456