Ocean Freight Forwarder Imports/Exports

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  • Post Date: January 7, 2021
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Job Overview

Ocean Freight Operator wanted for a well-established UK Freight Forwarder, Manchester based.

This is a truly great opportunity to join a small and friendly Freight Team who has built over the years an enviable reputation for reliability and dependable attention to detail.

Overall the position, full cycle of Sea Freight operations & customer services.

Dealing with all OCEAN IMPORTS & EXPORTS

The role entails;

Quotations & taking bookings

Progress Shipment, chasing through network overseas offices

Set up records; liaise shipping lines, co-loaders & 3rd party suppliers

Communicate with client to ensure documents/clearance instructions are available

Enter Shipment data in operating systems

Imports & exports-Entries & Clearances

Imports & exports -documentation

Arranging collections & deliveries

Invoicing, job costing and purchase invoice approval

General Freight administration

Updating Customers with the status of their shipments, dealing with enquiries

Problem solving

Skills/Requirements:

Proven track record of Freight Forwarding -Ocean/Sea

Strong knowledge of Imports/Exports/Customs

Excellent Customer Service skills and abilities

Sound organizational skills

Good IT capabilities and understanding

Able to work both independently and within a small team environment

Flexible and be able to complete tasks by the end of each day.

Commercial Awareness

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