Job Description

Import Operator

Manage all aspects of the sea freight import process - consolidated groupage containers
Obtain and communicate, internally and externally, all necessary information to ensure correct measures are in place and customer needs are met
Liaise between suppliers, overseas offices and agents to obtain up to date shipment information
Being proactive by ensuring customers are fully informed of the progress of their shipments
Provide transport companies with the relevant information to ensure customer delivery requirements are met
Ensure correct documentation is on file and act accordingly as set out in the instructions
Maintain all files ensuring they are costed and billed correctly in accordance with procedures provided by management
Maximise profits for the department by obtaining optimal buying rates and keeping operational errors to a minimum,

Must have at least 2 years experience to apply for this role, within a freight forwarders