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Imports Operator - Sea Freight

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Imports Operator - Sea Freight

  • Location:

    Southampton

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING, LOGISTICS OTHER, LOGISTICS

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Matt Marsh

  • Contact email:

    matt@wr-transportandlogistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6232333_1612016448

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-16

Position: Imports Operator - Sea, Freight
Location: Southampton
Salary: £27,000 - £32,000pa
Hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 17:30pm
25 days holiday + 8 days Bank Holiday
Company pension contribution
Profit share scheme

The Company:

A Bespoke Freight Forwarding and International logistics company, are now looking to expand upon their Imports Department at their site in Southampton

My client offer a fantastic platform for developing talented individuals within their organisation. They 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 rapidly expanding team of Freight Forwarders dealing with end to end import procedures for key customer accounts via Sea 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 The Imports Operator, you will deal with all aspects of imports across Sea Freight, predominately dealing with rate quotations and invoicing. You will need to demonstrate a passion and desire to want to progress within the company and show you are able to handle more responsibility as the role progresses. Multi-tasking is a key aspect to this role. This is an end to end, fully operational role dealing with all aspects of the freight forwarding cycle. Freight Imports experience is an essential requirement for this role. Producing manifests and bills of ladding also required.

Experience Required:

Imports Experience
Rate Quotations for FCL & LCL Shipments,
Liaising with overseas agents and hauliers
Invoicing upon delivery
Freight Forwarding Background (Min 2 years)
Sea freight experience
Customs Clearance is highly desirable
Knowledge of Destin8, CNS, Cargowise ONE highly desirable

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