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Ocean Import Operator

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    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

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    Matt Marsh

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    29 days ago

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Position: Ocean Import Operator
Hours: Mon - Fri -9:am - 17:30pm
Location: Bradford BD2
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
Hours: Mon - Fri 9am - 17:30pm
(Flexible start & finish times available)

Are you an experienced freight forwarder with a background in ocean imports?

Are you interested in joining one of the fastest growing independent freight forwarding organisations in the UK?

Do you wish to be apart of a dynamic team who support one another in an ever changing industry?

Are you seeking a new challenge that allows you to work flexibly, offers realistic internal progression routes as well as an impressive base salary? If so then please apply today!

The Position: Ocean Import Operator

Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for completing the entire life cycle of the ocean imports process for key clients & accounts.
To be responsible for producing high quality customs clearances and delivering outstanding customer service to all customers, overseas partners and suppliers.

Key Duties:

Dealing with a variety of commodities for all import shipments
Be able to handle the whole life cycle of the shipment from clearance to delivery to the customer
Complete day to day customs clearance for all ocean freight shipments
Arrange delivery onward to the client
Deal with all queries quickly and efficiently
Liaise with overseas agents and hauliers
Build good working relationships with both customers and colleagues
Arrange import shipments for FCL & LCL

Essential Requirements:
You will need to have at least 2 years experience in freight forwarding
Sea freight Import experience is essential
Customs Clearance experience
Experience using Cargowise systems
Experience of inputting into CHIEF
Excellent customer service skills

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