Job Description

Ocean Freight Export Clerk required to join a multi-national forwarding agent located close to London Heathrow.

This is a Mon-Fri 0900-1730 position, salary is GBP25k-GBP30k based on the individuals level of experience.

The position would be a complete start to finish role, to include but not limited to:

Arranging FCL and LCL export shipments to worldwide destinations
Arranging collections with transport providers
liaising with clients and other branches, sales dept, hauliers etc
Provide excellent customer service skills to export customers
issuing bills of lading, invoices, sending pre-alerts to overseas offices
Knowledge of physical loading of containers would be beneficial
Completing export customs clearance processes
Communicating with shipping lines, co loaders, and transport companies.

Essentials:

Minimum 2-3 years experience in a similar function in the freight forwarding industry
Be a team player together with ability to work using your own initiative
Handle customer enquiries/have an excellent telephone manner

*We can only accept applications from candidates who have the required experience for this role, if you don't hear from us your application has been unsuccessful.