Ocean Export Clerk

Posted 6 April by First Choice Staff

Ocean Export Clerk required, Mon-Fri role up to £28k based on experience

The position would be a complete start to finish role, to include but not limited to:

  • Arranging FCL and LCL export shipments to worldwide destinations

  • Arranging collections with transport providers

  • liaising with clients and other branches, sales dept, hauliers etc.

  • Provide excellent customer service skills to export customers

  • Handling order traced, issuing bills of lading, invoices, sending pre-alerts to overseas offices

  • Knowledge of physical loading of containers would be beneficial

  • Good negotiating skills

  • An in-depth customs knowledge and the ability to complete customs entries via Sequoia

  • Experience with communicating with shipping lines, co loaders, and transport companies


  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in a similar function in the freight forwarding industry

  • Be a team player together with ability to work in on own initiative

  • Handle customer enquiries/have an excellent telephone manner

  • Stay calm and focussed under pressure

*We can only accept applications from candidates with the required experience for this role. if you don't hear from us your application has been unsuccessful

Required skills

  • Export
  • Freight
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Ocean Freight

Application question

Do you have 2-3 years Ocean Export experience?

Reference: 34850498

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