Operations Manager, Freight Forwarding

Posted 22 February by Alchemy Recruitment Ltd

A Large Freight Forwarding Company, is looking to appoint an LCL Operations Manager to join their successful team in Essex.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Managing the day to day LCL export bookings of ocean freight shipments, predominantly into niche markets.
  • Raising job files and all of the appropriate paperwork.
  • Processing the jobs utilizing the in house system.
  • Customs entries using the NES System.
  • AMS completion where applicable.
  • Extensive client liaison both written (email) and verbal (telephone).
  • Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation.
  • Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service status information.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Ocean freight operations experience with an export bias.
  • Customer service experience with the ability to build strong relations.
  • Experience of calculating freight quotations.
  • Negotiating skills to maximise gross profit.
  • Strong organisational and administration skills.
  • Good IT Skills.

For more information on this opportunity please apply today!

Required skills

  • Export
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Ocean Freight
  • NES
  • LCL

Reference: 34245602

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