Air & Ocean Import/Export Clerk

  • £30000 - £35000
  • Colnbrook
  • Permanent
Air & Ocean Import/Export Clerk required for a small forwarder based in Colnbrook
Job Purpose
Predominately working within a busy eCommerce & Express environment.
Create Import/Export files Ocean and Air.
Day to day dealings with Shipping Lines, Airlines, Airline Handling Agents, 3RD party Warehouses and Domestic and International Parcel and Pallet carriers.
Receive Pre-Advices Ocean & Air from customers and check authenticity and report back to customer, any discrepancies or not.
Ensure collection from Port or Airline Handling Agent and delivery into ETSF / ERTS Warehouse and complete Custom Clearance procedures (CDS).
Arrange delivery to Customer.
During the process, inform your Line Manager of any discrepancies or damage to cargo and submit Intent to claim letter against the offending party. Provide remedy to the solution.
Knowledge, Qualifications, Skills & Experience required
Good knowledge of eCommerce and Express market
Excellent communication skills.
The ability to work under pressure and meet required deadlines.
Accurate attention to detail.
Experience of company IT Systems
Must have a good understanding of import/export procedures and principles.
Problem solving
Develop relationships with 3rd Party Warehouse and Domestic / International Parcel and Pallet Carriers.
Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm but flexibility is required
Salary cGBP35K
* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
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