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Export Operator

£24,000 to £30,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
My client is an international freight forwarding company looking to recruit a shipping operative to arrange shipping/ocean freight consignments of goods being exported from the UK. Work within a department to ensure freight is moved to customer specifications, on time, with all necessary customs and legal documentation completed. Develop and build relationships to ensure a high level of customer service is provided to clients. Arrange haulage with shipping line/hauliers. Invoice and check freight prior to dispatch. Ensure pre-alert documents are on hand as required. Resolve/escalate requests and queries quickly and efficiently. Communicate with overseas agents, customers and suppliers clearly and precisely to ensure that the freight is moved as per customer requirements. Use customer ERP and SAP systems as and when required. Accurately & timely reporting/escalation to department manager. A minimum of 1 years experience in freight forwarding. Export experience involving shipments to global destinations and working with clear operating procedures. Familiarity with the use of all forms of haulage, sea, road, rail and air for ADR and IMDG shipments. Experience of managing client/customer relations with strong verbal and written communication. International experience and exposure plus the ability to work with a global network of agents, suppliers, shipping lines, hauliers, and rail and air lines in other countries
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  • Job Reference: 707262807-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: EL Recruitment Solutions Ltd
    EL Recruitment Solutions Ltd
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £24,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent