Import/Export Operator (Air & Road)

Corrigan Bentley Recruitment ltd
Holberrow Green
£21,000 per annum
27 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client are an expanding and progressive business who offer multimodal forwarding services around the world.

Due to continued growth and a number of customer wins, they now require an experienced Import/Export Operator to work on the Air & Road desks.

Job Responsibilities

  • Managing the day to day import and export bookings of Worldwide air and European road freight shipments
  • Raising job files and all of the appropriate paperwork
  • Processing the jobs
  • Customs entries using the NES System
  • Extensive client liaison both written (email) and verbal (telephone)
  • Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation
  • Liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service status information
  • Invoicing jobs on completion

Required Qualifications

  • Air and or Road freight operations experience
  • Customer service experience with the ability to build strong relations
  • Experience of calculating freight quotations
  • Negotiating skills to maximise gross profit
  • Strong organisational and administration skills
  • Good IT Skills