Freight Clerk Resume Samples

A Freight Clerk works for the shipping industry and takes responsibility for verifying and maintaining records relating to incoming and outgoing shipments. The job description seen on the Freight Clerk Resume is – checking manifests, orders, invoices and ensuring all information are recorded accurately, working closely with suppliers and customers and ensuring all problems, anomalies and damages are corrected, recording data appropriate to the task, taking responsibility for inventory control, checking and preparation of documents; arranging for the shipping and delivery of materials; and taking responsibility for calculating charges, demurrage charges, and storage spaces.

Key skills and qualifications required for this post include a good GCSE with A-level results; good communication skills; experience in dealing with customers and knowledge and understanding of customer service, excellent clerical skills; sound understanding of business and management principles including strategic planning, HR and managing people; and familiarity with computer programs. Formal education beyond a high school diploma is not mandatory.

Freight Clerk Resume example

Freight Clerk Resume

Objective : As a Freight Clerk, responsible for Stocking, rotating, and facing grocery products & prepares Grocery department for opening. Contributing to a positive & collaborative team environment.

Skills : Customer Service And Hospitality Certification, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Conducted qualitative and quantitative analysis of logistics operations using simulation models and other tools.
    2. Negotiated contracts with outside providers to minimize costs to the company and customers.
    3. Manually created shipments, assigned carriers, and dispatched shipments.
    4. Completed and followed up on all registration and traffic documents.
    5. Forwarded client-related quality and service issues to the appropriate manager for resolution.
    6. Communicated all emergencies, delays due to weather and carrier schedule changes to customers and supervisors.
    7. Coordinated rush orders and order changes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In Customer Service


Freight Clerk Resume

Headline : Seeking a Freight Clerk position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Strong Interpersonal Skills, Freight, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Received and unloaded trucks containing store merchandise.
    2. Broked down the merchandise by the department and stocked the shelves nightly.
    3. Cleaned and slotted overstock in the back room neatly to ensure inventory integrity.
    4. Completed any projects assigned to in an accurate and timely manner.
    5. Performed the majority of schematic resets in our departments.
    6. Answered the phone at night helping customers and Alarms Control.
    7. Divided and handed out projects to team members.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Freight Clerk Resume

Headline : Seeking a Freight Clerk position where I would be able to utilize my skills, build relationships with people, learn new things, and possibly move up in the company.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Computer Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintained the quality condition of all products; stocks rotates, and faces product; discards outdated and spoiled products and maintains stockroom.
    2. Built product displays and operates related equipment such as hand trucks and pallet jacks.
    3. Maintained a safe, secure, and sanitary work environment.
    4. Assisted customers with questions.
    5. Performed occasional checking duties with an emphasis on providing friendly, courteous, customer service.
    6. Answer customers' questions about merchandise and advise customers on merchandise selection.
    7. Stock shelves, racks, cases, bins, and tables with new or transferred merchandise.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Freight Clerk Resume

Objective : Freight Clerk with 2+ years of experience in Processing paperwork for all live & drooping appointments prior to appointments arriving, Check manifests, invoices and orders to ensure they are recorded accurately for either incoming or outgoing shipments.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Western Union, Money Grams, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Answered customers' questions about merchandise and advise customers on merchandise selection.
    2. Itemized and total customer merchandise selection at the checkout counter, using cash register, and accept cash or charge card for purchases.
    3. Received, opened, unpacked, and issued sales floor merchandise.
    4. Cleaned display cases, shelves, and aisles.
    5. Transported packages to customers' vehicles.
    6. Performed other duties as assigned or needed.
    7. Ensured that team members completed their work by assisting them however could while completing own work at the same time.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Freight Clerk Resume

Objective : Responsible for inventory control/checking as well as the preparation of documentation such as work orders, shipping orders and Bills of Lading. Work closely with suppliers and customers to ensure any problems, damages or anomalies are corrected.

Skills : Claims Management/Investigative , Risk Assessment, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Verified and maintained records on incoming and outgoing shipments.
    2. Prepared items for shipment.
    3. Audited freight invoices to address and resolve any errors or discrepancies ensuring accurate charges are assessed and forwarded to the appropriate divisions prior to submitting to Accounts Payable for final processing.
    4. Researched and disputed overcharged claims ensuring resolution in a timely and accurate method, creating and submitting manual invoices to the Accounts Receivable department as needed before reporting outstanding, unpaid and disputed invoices to the controller at the end of each accounting period.
    5. Examined contents and compare with records, such as manifests, invoices, or orders, to verify accuracy of the incoming or outgoing shipment.
    6. Prepared documents, such as work orders, bills of lading, or shipping orders, to route materials.
    7. Conferred or corresponded with establishment representatives to rectify problems, such as damages, shortages, or nonconformance to specifications.
    8. Recorded shipment data, such as weight, charges, space availability, damages, or discrepancies for reporting, accounting, or recordkeeping purposes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Freight Clerk Resume

Objective : As a Freight Clerk, responsible for working with freight brokerage division, our carriers, and customers. Experience in performing focus on carrier compliance, tracking, loading entries, and customer service, learning the freight brokerage business, etc,.

Skills : Quickbooks, Sales & Service Knowledge, Account Management, Inventory Management, HR Assistant.

Description :

    1. Invoiced pool service accounts.
    2. Contributed to a positive and supportive work environment.
    3. Demonstrated an adaptable and flexible work style, shifting tasks as priorities and circumstances change.
    4. Able to multi-task and manage own time. Adjusts priorities, productivity, efficiency, and speed based on the needs and conditions of the department.
    5. Unloaded, Organized, and merchandised Customer Service.
    6. Managed, scheduled shipments, loading, and unloading, in order to be efficient and accurately complete each task Examine shipment contents.
    7. Observed all company rules and policies.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Junior
        Education
        Education
        High School Diploma

        Freight Clerk Resume

        Objective : Freight Clerk with 2 years of experience in following direction and using logical thought process to interpret oral and written communications and recommending alternative solutions to mechanical problems.

        Skills : Forklift Operator Service, Maintenance Skills, Computer, Writing Skills, Analytical Skills.

        Description :

          1. Opened the boxes and then place the freight on the shelves in a neat orderly fashion.
          2. Learned a lot, gained muscle, Skills Used the ability to show up for work on time and work as the job entailed too.
          3. Resolved problems for customers, warehouses, and carriers.
          4. Assembled, addressed, stamped, and shipped merchandise or material; receiving, unpacking, verifying, and recording incoming merchandise.
          5. Answered calls for complaints and returns.
          6. Worked closely with suppliers and customers to ensure any problems, damages, or anomalies are corrected.
          7. Maintained personnel files in compliance with the Department of Transportation, resolve customer complaints, manage multiple outside accounts between.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        High School Diploma

        Freight Clerk Resume

        Objective : To obtain employment Freight Clerk position where my mind and skill sets can be applied to accomplish any task put before me with the intent of helping the company flourish.

        Skills : Quickbooks, AR Professional, MS Word & Excel, Inventory Management, Account Executive, Strong Customer Relations.

        Description :

          1. Processed all incoming mail and posted payments to ledger and QuickBooks, and all other basic clerical duties.
          2. Reset warehouse and back stock so it is now manageable.
          3. Verified orders picked to ensure accuracy.
          4. Unloaded incoming inventory and placed products onto shelves.
          5. Assisted in the management of business operations by maintaining records and files, preparing cost and inventory reports, and ordering supplies.
          6. Managed work with little supervision.
          7. Dispatched drivers throughout the Southeast Texas area including Houston, Conroe, Beaumont, and San Antonio -Breaking inbound freight and loading.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Junior
        Education
        Education
        High School Diploma

        Freight Clerk Resume

        Objective : Motivated and highly productive Freight Clerk professional with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and clients through outstanding interpersonal skills.

        Skills : Customer Care, Communication Skills, Freight Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

        Description :

          1. Responsible for receiving freight documents, preparing inbound freight for receiving the procedure, preparing drop shipment, customer service.
          2. Managed schedule of shipments, loading, and unloading, in order to be efficient and accurately complete each task Examine shipment contents.
          3. Designed and maintained multiple spreadsheets and produced daily/weekly reports to track department deliveries and performance, driver data and 3rd-party.
          4. Prepared bills of lading and customs forms Processed/entered backorders Converted hand-written reports and bills-of-lading to digital form to save.
          5. Scanned all incoming freight with hand-held freight scanner; Prepared freight to be shipped out by stacking on plastic or wooden pallets.
          6. Checked manifests, invoices, and orders to ensure they are recorded accurately for both incoming and outgoing.
          7. Received and unloaded merchandise; checked quality, counted, and condition. Communicated any issues to the management and merchandising team.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          0-2 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Entry Level
          Education
          Education
          General Education

          Freight Clerk Resume

          Summary : To obtain a Freight Clerk position that will enable me to utilize my multifaceted career experiences in Marketing, Logistics and Customer Service, to make a positive contribution to the organization.

          Skills : Customer Service, Food Service, Communication Skills.

          Description :

            1. Handled bill of ladings, properly classifying freight and commodity codes, prepared daily cash reports, submitted (Over, short, damage) reports (OSD), ensured the accuracy of freights weight and invoices, shipper, consignee, and third-party bill-to information recorded correctly.
            2. Conducted daily yard inspections ensuring trailers were docked properly, ensured all hazardous materials contained the correct placards, ensured all freight met shipping requirements by applying tonnage and shrink wrap and loaded and unloaded trailers.
            3. Ensured all Line Haul and Truckload drivers (TL) freight met suspense of Central Dispatch, set up inbound trap trailers for overflow, and closed out trailers in a computer system (AS400).
            4. Communicated with the dispatcher for delivery of High Priority shipments, helped reduce delivery shortages by centralizing incomplete shipments before loading for delivery, and assigned PRO numbers to all freight that was dropped on the dock by customers.
            5. Verified and maintained records associated with incoming and outgoing shipments.
            6. Ensured the store is stocked and ready for business every day by stocking merchandise onto shelves for customer availability, requires sorting.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          High School Diploma