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Ocean Freight Supervisor

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    £35000 - £39000 per annum

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    Jack Loydd

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    6 days ago

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Ocean Freight Supervisor - £35K-£39K

Are you a motivated and inspiring individual who leads from the front?

Are you ambitious and strategic, keen to build a career in a global supply chain network?

A Successful, expanding freight forwarder are seeking an ambitious Ocean Freight Supervisor for their Birmingham operation.

The successful Candidate will have worked for a Freight Forwarder and will have full start to finish experience within Sea Freight with an Import Bias.

You will be joining a vibrant team and managing the day to day Import operations bookings of worldwide Ocean Freight shipments. As the supervisor you will be second in charge only to the branch manager and will look after a team of import operators. Export Experience would be an advantage.

The Package

* £35K-£39K
* Bonus scheme
* Monday-Friday 37.5 hours per week 9-5
* Starting holiday 20 days per annum + Bank Holidays
* pension scheme

The Role:

Manage the day to day Import bookings of worldwide Ocean freight shipments
Managing a team of freight forwarding operators
Customs entries are important
Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation
Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service status information
Raising job files and all of the appropriate paperwork
Process the jobs utilising the in-house software system

The Sea Supervisor Requirements:

MUST have Sea IMPORT experience start to finish.
Must have supervisor or management experience.
Export knowledge an advantage
An excellent communicator both written and verbally

#oceanfreight #seafreight #import

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