South Staffordshire College

Airfreight Apprentice – Rhenus Logistics Ltd (15/02/2018)

Closing Date: Thu 15th February 2018
Salary: £131.25
Category: ApprenticeVacancy

Vacancy Description:  The successful applicant will be involved in the daily activity of the Airfreight Department in an administrative capacity.

Duties to include:

  • Receive airfreight booking from customers
  • Arrange collection and delivery
  • Produce required documentation
  • Arrange customer clearances
  • Handling enquiries and customer liason
  • Any additional duties as required.


Vacancy Title: Airfreight Apprentice

Employer: Rhenus Logistics Ltd

Employer Description: Rhenus Logistics are a Global multi-modal freight employing over 24,000 staff worldwide. We have 12 offices throughout the UK.

We offer high-quality, cost-effective freight logistics solutions for exporters and importers. With 75 years of proven performance, a commitment to results has established Rhenus Logistics as a major operator, direct to overland markets, and now with additional services to global destinations. We have an enviable reputation for fast, flexible, frequent, friendly service.

Vacancy Location:

Gallan Park Unit 1

Watling Street


WS11 0XG

Working Week: Monday – Friday (37.5 hours per week)


  • Level 2 Diploma in Business and Administration
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT up to Level 2
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills


Vacancy Type: Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Duration: 15 months


  • Hard working
  • Loyal and dedicated
  • Willing to learn
  • Excellent listener
  • Team player.


Qualifications: Ideally, candidates will hold GCSE grades A*-C  (4-9) in Maths, English and ICT (or equivalent qualifications).

Skills Required:

  • Computer literate
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and non-verbal
  • Good telephone manner
  • Common sense and ability to work on initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Effective time-management skills.


Future Prospects: Prospects of a fixed-term or permanent contract for the right candidate with opportunities to develop into a leadership role.

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