Ocean Freight Operator - Import/Export - Freight Forwarding

Posted 6 days ago by Corrigan Bentley Recruitment ltd

Role Purpose

To work with the Ocean Operational team who are handling oceanfreight shipments for general customers, ensuring all necessary operational duties and functions are in accordance with specific working instructions and customer SOP’s. Ensure full compliance in all aspects of the ocean Import Operation. Build relationships with all Key Account / General customers.

Position Specification

  • Handling Export/Import documentation / clearances / deliveries
  • Building strong customer relationships
  • Proactive response to customer enquiries / Service Issues
  • Supporting the Ocean freight team in daily Export/Import operational activities
  • Import Account Management
  • Full end to end management of customers shipments
  • Export/Import Quoting / billing
  • Performing general office duties

Person Specification

  • 1 years + experience in an International Ocean Freight Forwarding environment
  • Fully conversant with all aspects of oceanfreight procedures
  • Ability to work to demanding deadlines
  • Excellent telephone manner and communication skills
  • Financial awareness
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team is essential
  • Sound Educational background
  • Clean Driving Licence

Required skills

  • Freight
  • Import Export
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Ocean Freight

Application question

Do you have at least 1 years worth of experience working in a freight forwarding environment?

Reference: 35617360

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