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Ocean Import Supervisor

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    £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

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    James Earl

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    27 days ago

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Ocean Import Supervisor - Gravesend - Up to £30,000

Our client who are a UK Freight Forwarding company who offer their services worldwide are seeking an Ocean Import Supervisor to join their team in Gravesend.

Job Description:

Good background knowledge/experience of Deep Sea Ocean Freight.
Knowledge of imports from mainly the USA and the Far East (FCL/LCL)
Good experience of customs entries (CNS, Destin8)
Good negotiation skills essential.
Someone with excellent communication skills
Be able to organise their team as well as working as part of a team
Have a good personality
To be very proactive moving forward with the company
Required to travel from time to time meeting agents and customers.
Managing a team of freight forwarding operators
KPI Reporting
Supporting the Branch manager wherever needed
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


MUST have a Sea freight experience/background
MUST Customs experience/knowledge - Using softwares such as Destin8, CNS or similar

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