Sea Freight Import Operator – Essex – VR/21703
The Company & Role:
Our client, a leading global logistics service provider based in Essex, is looking for a Sea Freight Import Operator to join their team.
Sea Freight Import Operator duties include:
Managing the import process from start to finish
Obtaining and communicating, internally and externally and providing all the necessary information to ensure the customers needs are met.
Liaising between suppliers, forwarders and agents to obtain up to date shipment information
Ensuring that customers are fully informed of the progress of their shipment
Providing transport companies with relevant information to ensure customer delivery requirements are met.
Ensuring the correct documentation is on file
Maintaining all files ensuring they are costed and billed correctly in accordance with procedures provided.
Skills and Experience required for the Sea Freight Import Operator role:
Must have a good understanding of Sea Freight processes.
Customs experience would also be advantageous.
Good customer service skills.
Competent in managing own accounts.
Ability to work in a team but also be self-sufficient.
If youre interested in the Sea Freight Import Operator role, click apply now, or email our Shipping team on (url removed)
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