Graduate Trainee/Freight Forwarder

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Negotiable

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1420049

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Graduate Trainee/Freight Forwarder based in Belfast.

Graduate Trainee/Freight Forwarder

Established in 1919, and part of the Denholm Group of Companies since 2012, Hamilton Shipping is one of the leading logistics providers in Ireland.  We now have a vacancy in our Freight Forwarding Division in Belfast for a Graduate Trainee Freight Forwarder. 

Job Specification

  • Day to day freight forwarding operations in a busy office environment
  • Customs formalities both import and export
  • Scheduling deliveries and collections via third party transport providers.
  • Liaison with overseas partners
  • Develop good relationships with existing and potential customers

Essential Requirements

  • Full clean driving license
  • 3rd Level Education and/or 2-3 years working experience in Logistics or Transport environment
  • 5 GCSE’s grade C or above, including English and Maths
  • Proficiency in Microsoft outlook and Microsoft Office
  • Clear, communication in English, spoken and written.

Salary £14-£16K neg


Monday to Friday 9am-5pm with 1 hour paid lunch break.  You may be required to work overtime.


29 days paid holiday per annum including 9 statutory days.

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Hamilton Shipping is an equal opportunities employer