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Posted 1 March by First Choice Staff Ended


£20,000 to £23,000 + Benefits

Birmingham based location

Global Organisation

We are early seeking to recruit an OCEAN FREIGHT IMPORT OPERATOR to join a busy freight forwarding operation based in Birmingham.

The role will require handling Import Ocean Freight shipments from start to finish;

  • Liaising with customers and Key Accounts,
  • Negotiating shipping costs & making bookings,
  • Checking and processing Import documentation
  • Preparing Customs Clearances instruction to be passed to the Brokerage dept
  • Arranging delivery of freight to final destination
  • Raising the final invoice to maximise profitability.

The successful candidate will be required to have gained experience of working within the Freight Forwarding industry within an Oceanfreight Import capacity. Have a strong understanding of Freight Forwarding & International Shipping and be an effective communicator at all levels and have the ability to work to deadlines and in a pressured environment.

** A full 5 year work history check and Criminal record check will be carried out on the successful candidate in line with CAA regulations **

Required skills

  • Import Export
  • International Shipping
  • Shipping
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Ocean Freight

Reference: 33558767

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