Ocean Import Co-ordinator

Posted 31 July by Echo Recruitment Limited

Nationally recognised, long established Forwarder seek to recruit an experienced Ocean Import Operator (deep sea) to join their existing team. The role is predominantly LCL / consol, but some FCL may be involved. Main continents are Far East, India and China.

Your role will be involved and autonomous - handling client files from port of origin to customers door, including the following duties:

Booking deliveries, arranging releases

Chasing the status of new bookings

Receiving manifests

Issuing Notices of Arrival

Charging out files

Collating documentation for customs clearance

Collection of payments and B/L's

Ensuring all jobs are profitable

Minimum 2 yrs experience in the shipping/logistics sector is essential.

Computer literate

Good Geographical knowledge.

Knowledge of handling Letters of Credit/ IPR and other Freight related documents in relation to Importing cargo.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills - essential Effective communication at all levels, both internally and externally. The successful candidate will receive 25 days annual holiday plus bank holidays, and a competitive local salary dependant on experience. The team ethos is welcoming supportive and friendly, a team player is essential.

Required skills

  • Customer Service
  • Import
  • Import Export
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Ocean Freight

Application question

Do you have a minimum of one years' Ocean Import experience?

Reference: 35427130

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