£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
29 days ago
Position: Air Freight Operator
Location: London Heathrow
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000pa
Hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 17:30pm
Holiday: 25 days + BH
We are one of the fastest growing, privately owned freight forwarding companies in the UK, employing over 400 members of staff across 5 UK Branches.
To coincide with our growth plans for 2022 and beyond, we are now actively recruiting for an experienced Air Freight Operator to join our friendly team based in London Heathrow.
Our company promote a fantastic company culture and we also believe in supporting the local communities within which our business operates, along with a number of charitable organisations.
We are equally passionate about reducing the environmental impact of our business activities and providing our customers with the benefits that result from our Environmental Policy.
Air Freight Operator Role & Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Airfreight Trade Manager, the primary goal is providing excellent customer service to our customers and overseas partners. This includes supervising airfreight customer services staff, and managing and processing Import and Export jobs from quotation to delivery, in line with the customer service charter, including costing and invoicing and completing all HMRC Customs Clearance requirements for our clients. Quoting and follow up of any potential business opportunities received or new opportunities provided via our commercial team.
Air Freight Operator Required Skills & Experience:
Able to promote company brand & Culture
Good Airfreight Knowledge on both Import & Export
A pro-active attitude
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent communication skills
Able to work and meet deadlines
Able to implement and manage systems which further enhance the APGL profile
Possess team player qualities
Possess good leadership skills
Able to plan ahead
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