Action International

Ocean Freight Operator

Job Overview

  • Salary Offer £25000

Since 1990 Action International has evolved into a freight forwarding organisation that prides itself, above all else, on providing first class service.

At the heart of our service is a determination and ability to tailor-make a solution which is bespoke to your precise requirements. We understand that the smooth running of your business depends upon our ability to create programs which conform to all of your needs, not to our own needs, or those of our partners within the supply chain.

The role:

This position will be handling import and export shipments from worldwide destinations. We are potentially looking to take on 2 or 3 operators.

Tasks/Responsibilities

Handling of Sea freight shipments Creation and processing of all sea freight documents from A-Z Negotiating rates with shipping lines Quoting rates to clients and customers Invoicing Customs declarations using software like CNS and Destin8.

Communication with customers and international partners Booking of freight space at shipping companies Preparation of offers Settlement of orders Requirements

• Experience within A-Z of sea freight import/export (4+ years)

• Good manners, exceptional level of customer service

• Good negotiation skills • Fluent English (Written & Spoken)

• Great knowledge of Microsoft Office Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

 

 

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