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Import Operator - Freight

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Import Operator - Freight

  • Location:

    Southampton

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING, LOGISTICS

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Marsh

  • Contact email:

    matt@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    SJKKAL1_1631091427

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-23


Position: Freight Import Operator - Multi Modal
Location: Southampton
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Hours: Mon - Fri - 8:30am - 17:00pm

Additional Benefits:
25 Days Holiday + 8 BH
Twice yearly performance based salary reviews
Internal progression mapping
Pension contribution
Flexible working hours

The Company:

Our Client are a family owned, independent Freight Forwarding and International logistics company, offering global logistics solutions and customs brokerage services to key customers and clients.

With a team of 62 dedicated employees we now seek to expand even further within our multi modal imports department due to elevated work volumes and increased business.

They offer a fantastic platform for developing talented individuals within their organisation,& have a promote from within culture and always seek to encourage, motivate and mentor their staff to help achieve their career goals.

You will be joining a friendly, rapidly expanding team of Freight Operators dealing with end to end import or procedures for key customer accounts via Sea, Air and European Road Freight.

If you wish to be apart of a highly prestigious organisation who evoke passion into every aspect of their operation, and who take pride in their staff and company culture, please apply today!

The Role:
As our new freight operator you will deal with either imports and manage the entire life cycle of the freight process across all modes of freight.

Experience Required
Imports or Exports
Rate Quotations for FCL & LCL Shipments
Liaising with overseas agents and hauliers
Invoicing upon delivery
Produce bills of ladding
Freight Forwarding Background (Min 2 years)
Sea Freight experience essential
Outstanding customer service skills






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