Job Description

Operations Assistant required to join established Freight Forwarder

Main responsibilities:
1 Handle Air Freight / Sea Freight shipments Import & Export
2 Cross trained on import and exports an advantage Air / Ocean
3 Knowledge of E-Customs Platform
4 Boxtop system knowledge
5 To help with all aspects of import and export duties
6 To organise Road Freight shipments UK and Europe
7 To handle Customs entries
8 Liaising with airlines and shipping lines
9 Speaking with clients on a daily basis

Knowledge, skills and experience required
A minimum of 3 years experience in Imports or Exports and ideally both. You would be crosstrained where you don't have experience
Clean driving licence
Basic computer knowledge
Compulsory checks
A criminal record check - basic disclosure (DBS) carried out by the Disclosure and Barring Service
5 year referencing history with gaps in employment scrutinised and accounted for
Hours are 8.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday
Salary subject to experience
* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.

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