We are currently seeking an Export Operator at our clients Heathrow office, to organise the day-to-day running of export operational duties for designated destinations of Airfreight Cargo. Immediate start. Temp to Perm ideally but will also consider someone Permanent
· Liaising internally and externally with all departments, third party carriers, forwarders, and airlines in the execution of their duties.
· Liaising on a daily basis with departments and overseas clients and partners in an operational manner relevant to the trade lanes of responsibility.
· Preparing, creating and executing correctly and efficiently completed documents relating to export consignments.
· Attending to all designated destination export customs documents and facilities via the the Company system and Multifreight system.
· Attending and responding, to all received letters, e-mails, faxes, messages and other media in relation to daily operational matters.
· Monitoring and reporting where possible all export consignments within designated destinations to all UK and overseas sources were relevant.
· Ensuring completion of all consignment tasks from receipt of booking, organising national and international transportation, formally documenting and accounting and ultimately protecting the funds of the Company for services rendered.
· Gaining an understanding in the regulations, cultures and laws of those designated countries served.
· Be aware and practice specific duties in relation to the legal movement of all hazardous goods. (preferred, but not essential).
· Be aware and practice, cost effective, profitable, economical structures and methods of shipment where required.
Essential Skills and Experience
· Full clean Driving Licence (Preferred, but not essential)
· IT literate
· Driven and self-motivated
· Proactive problem-solving capability
· Flexibility and adaptability
· Able to work to deadlines and meet targets
· Excellent communication skills
· Team Player
hours are 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday but flexibility is required
* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
If you do not hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.