Seafright Import Operator - Imports

First Choice Corporate Ltd
£20,000 - £24,000
10 Aug 2017
26 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Offering a salary of £20,000 to £24,000
Permanent position - Based in Birmingham

We are working with a Birmingham based NVOCC Freight Forwarding organisation who are seeking to recruit a new SEAFREIGHT IMPORT OPERATOR to join their small but busy and efficient Seafreight operation department where they are responsible for handling Global shipments for Seafreight Import & Export operations.

The successful candidate will be required to have Seafreight Import hands on operational experience and the day to day duties will include:

Import Bookings.
Sea freight import operations from receipt of bookings from clients to arranging collection and booking cargo with carriers/NVOCC operators/Overseas Agents.
Import Arrival Notices and advising to clients/overseas agents.
Preparing documentation for Import Clearance, arranging deliveries in-time.
Import Customs Clearances
Credit check on accounts in-line with company policy.
Invoicing/Job Costing (Ensuring purchase invoices are in-line with agreed cost)/Job Admin/Filing.
Dealing with shipping lines, overseas agents, making sure that ultimate customer service is met at all times.

As part of a small, busy and efficient Seafreight team we require a candidate with Freight Forwarding operational experience along with excellent communication and customer service skills. Knowledge and experience in all Shipping Documentation and a team work ethic.