Ocean Freight Forwarder


Job Description

Recruiting NOW for an experienced Ocean Freight Forwarder, your time to join a globally renowned Freight Forwarder, South Manchester based. New import challenge into your career? Our client is offering this exciting, full-time opportunity to a multi-tasking and enthusiastic forwarder into their team of expertise.

What does the role entail?
Operational, commercial Sea Freight Imports with some Exports.
Completion of end to end forward activities.
Quotes, entries/clearances, arranging shipment/deliveries, invoicing and customer services.
Remain in contact with customers and suppliers to maintain relationships.
Cost control. Ensure all reports including internal and customer specific are completed within deadline.
Assist senior Forwarders, Supervisor and Line Manager where required.
Invoicing, job costing and other are updated with the required timeframe.

To qualify?
Freight Forwarding Imports-Essential
Import Entries/Clearances -Essential
Knowledgeable up to date with import processes, procedures, documentation, terms and other
IT-CargoWise/ASM Sequioa
Commercial and financial attitude
Knowledge of Ocean Exports
Able to adapt to change and work effectively as part of a team
Able to assist the business operations, daily work activities and full Customer attention

Salary Band: GBP24,000-GBP28,000
Benefits: Great prospects for career progression and be part of a very successful organization
More details to be discussed via interview stage

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