Headford Group

Ocean Freight Operator

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Job Overview

  • Salary Offer £25k-£35k

Headford Group are representing a well established forwarder seeking to expand their sea freight department. This position will be handling import and export shipments from worldwide destinations. They are potentially looking to take on 2 or 3 operators.


  • 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


· 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


£25k-£35k negotiable depending on previous experience and salary.

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