Ocean Exports

  • £30000 - £35000
  • Basildon
  • Permanent
We are working with a Medium Freight Forwarder who are looking to recruit on the seafreight department
This is a start to finish role, handling all daily Ocean Export Shipments from taking booking to invoicing. Providing expert advise to clients regarding logistics processes, documentation, or any other shipping questions. Booking, arranging for or confirming cargo space with carriers.

Responsibility of role:
· Arrange transport such as LCL, FCL, Hazardous, OOG or general cargo via truck or vessel outside the UK for forwarders and UK customers.
· Obtain, check and prepare documentation to meet customs and insurance requirements, packaging specifications and compliance with overseas countries regulations and fiscal regimes.
· Process customs documentation on export system.
· Answer phone queries and communication sent by customers, clients, coworkers.
· Keep the day-to-day business running smoothly, keeping customer and agents updated.
· Ensure invoices are posted within a specified time frame.
· Work with the Finance team to help manage credit control.
· Help with Export Quotes.
· 3 years + Ocean Export experience.
· Start to Finish experience including customs.
· Attention to detail.
· Good IT skills
· Demonstrate agility and development within the role.
· Able to multitask and effectively handle changing priorities under pressure.

Monday to Friday 9-5.30
Salary depends on experience.
Please forward CVs to kellie.buckley@firstchoiceuk.com

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Kellie Buckley Senior Recruitment Consultant - Heathrow

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