Ocean Exports**Freight Forwarding


Job Description

Ocean Freight Export! How much stamina have you got? Great opportunity to use existing experience, add new knowledge and run this department, a challenge you have been waiting for! Salary Band: GBP25,000-GBP30,000 with additional to be disclosed at interview stage.

This position entails the following;
Providing operational & customer service to exporting customers; bookings, rates, document, production, accounting, agent interaction and problem solving.
Prepare/coordinate the necessary documentation for the efficient, cost-effective and lawful execution of all ocean export activities. (start to finish)
Coordinate cargo pick up/transfer. Monitor status.
Communicate with export related authorities, and customers and suppliers, in all relevant territories and countries, as necessary to ensure efficient, positive and lawful relations, support and activities.
Manage/update carrier/vendor rates. Obtain spot rates when necessary.
Communicate/correspond with overseas agents and clients in a timely manner. To include pre-alert, rate requests, shipment status.
Track shipments and update customers/agents of status.
Create and maintain customer files.
Customer invoicing and payable approval.
Audit files to ensure accuracy and completion.
Key markets that you will be involved with USA*Canada*Middle & Far East*

The requirements;
Ocean Export -Freight Forwarding Operations*FCL/LCL*
Use of systems-EDI/Cargowise/Sequoia
Professional profile with strong customer services focus
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Detail oriented, have the ability to multitask and meet deadlines
Self-motivated, able to work in a team and independently

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