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
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.
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.
- Customer Service
- Import Export
- Freight Forwarding
- Ocean Freight
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