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Apprentice Shipping Clerk A HARTRODT (UK) LTD

To work for an International Freight Forwarding company, dealing with Sea freight shipments to and from the UK and dealing with UK based customers and our own network of worldwide offices.

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Closing date: 06 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    12,000 - 14,000

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The job is to arrange shipments, either import or export, by sea freight. Full taining and support will be provided and your duties will include:

Liaising with customers
Learning how to quote for new jobs
Arranging of the shipments
Dealing with Customs and Excise, shipping lines, truckers etc
Preparing all documentation involved in this process

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will gain a Level 2 Diploma in Customer Service. You will meet with your assessor monthly for face to face or virtual meetings at the workplace with any necessary additional training days at our city centre campus in agreement with your employer.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Lots of progression and development opportunities long term in the business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

We are an International Freight Forwarding company, specialising in Sea freight / Airfreight Export and Imports.




Unit 7



L24 8RL

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Training provider



Jacob Evans

0300 1238088

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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