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Position: Export Operator - Sea Freight
Location: Southampton
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Hours: Mon - Fri - 8:30am - 17:00pm
25 days holiday + bank Holidays

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The Company:

Our client are a leading Freight Forwarding and International logistics company, are now looking to expand upon their Imports & Exports Department based in Southampton, due to increasing work volumes from major customers and accounts.

This prestigious, family owned company 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 friendly, rapidly expanding team of Freight Forwarders dealing with end to end import or exports 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 or export and manage the entire life cycle of the freight process across all modes of freight. This will include providing rates and quotations, invoicing and customs clearance.

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 position dealing with all aspects of the freight forwarding cycle. Freight Imports or exports experience is an essential requirement for this role. Deliver the highest calibre of customer service and satisfaction is paramount to ensure our customers receive the best possible service for their shipments.

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
Customs Clearance is highly desirable

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