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Jobs At Kerildbert Holdings Limited
Kerildbert Holdings Limited is a leading 3rd Party Logistics Company in the provision of Shipments, Clearing & Freight Forwarding, Customs Brokerage Removals and Procurement Services to firms in the Country.
Transport Broker

Location: lagos
Experience: 1 year(s)
Course of Study: not specified
Required Grade: any

Job Description


    We need an individual who can multitask and is able to accomplish tasks well and to match authorized and reliable transportation carriers to the shippers and ensure prompt delivery of carriers.

    Previous experience and knowledge of the Transport industry is key and we will be looking at candidates with years of experience in the industry.




    Collect and submit empty returned container cards and delivery waybills from transporters and return them to the port

    Return delivery order which states the terminal the container should be returned to the port

    Follow up goods in transit

    Manage and update transporters’ database

    Liaise with third parties to move goods in accordance with clients’ requirements

    Investigate and plan the appropriate route for a shipment, taking account of cost, transit time and security

    Resolve freight discrepancies in a timely manner

    Maintain current knowledge of relevant legislation, political situations and other factors that could affect the movement of freight

    Arrange appropriate packing, terrain, weight, nature of goods and cost, and the delivery and warehousing of goods at their final destination

    Negotiate contracts, transportation and handling costs with carriers

    Maintain strong relationship with multiple carriers

    Check transporters’ safety rating and liability and ensure it is of an acceptable standard

    Check for delays and inconsistency in offloading

    Receive delivery documents from transporter and check thoroughly

    Ensure the transporter is within the return period as agreed on KHL/transporter contract

    Receive accurate invoices from transporter

    Prepare and raise payment voucher for internal process to pay the transporter

    Enter transaction details into database; delivery location, transporter’s name and the payment amount

    Check for demurrage




    Ability to bargain and persuade stakeholders to secure valuable deals for KHL

    Ability to make and maintain existing and beneficial connections.

    Ability to sequence activities, schedules and maintain timeline.

    Ability to connect with clients and stakeholders in a professional manner

    Ability to communicate effectively with all KHL stakeholders

    Ability to develop creative strategies to ensure efficient service delivery

    Ability to accept criticism and deal calmly and effectively with high stress situations

    Must be able to generate reports

    Should have a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite especially Excel

    Willing to travel at any time




    Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field

    Minimum of a year’s relevant experience

    Ability to handle drivers and 3rd Party Transporters

    Practical knowledge of routes within ports and outside Nigeria


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