The average salary for a Freight Forwarder in Ireland is €31,847.
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Job Description for Freight Forwarder
Freight forwarders are responsible for organizing and coordinating the transport of cargo from its point of origin to a specified end location. The freight forwarder manages contracts with manufacturers and uses all acceptable forms of transportation (such as trucks, ships, and airplanes) to ensure delivery is as quick and cost-efficient as possible. Freight forwarders are expected to negotiate for the most cost-effective carriers to move the cargo safely and efficiently; it is common for a forw…Read more
Freight Forwarder Tasks
- Communicate with customers picking up or dropping off cargo.
- Perform freight transfers.
- Inspect equipment to prevent damage or injury.
- Load and unload cargo from pallets and containers.
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Popular Skills for Freight Forwarder
Skills in Customer Service, Logistics, Shipping and Export Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Import Compliance.
Pay by Experience Level for Freight Forwarder
An early career Freight Forwarder with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €31,132 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Freight Forwarder with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €30,521 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €34,392.
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