Our client is currently recruiting for the following for their Trafford office
Customer Service/Car Purchaser/BM
Full time opportunity. Working a 48-hour shift pattern over 5 days which will include every Saturday & Sunday.
Salary is GBP20,000 rising to GBP21,000 after 6 months and GBP22,000 after 12 months.
Do you have a Full Valid UK Driving License
Do you have strong PC Skills?
Are you articulate and very confident at liaising with customers regularly on a face to face basis?
Do you have engaging telephone skills and the ability to convert leads?
Do you have experience of working to and exceeding targets and able to work in a fast paced and self-motivated environment?
Do you have a customer service or sales background?
Stand-alone role (working alone and not managing a team).
Weekend work (Every Saturday and Sunday)
48 hour working week which will cover 5 days in 7, between 10am -7pm however flexibility
To help customers through the purchasing process.
To adhere to all company processes and procedures.
Fully responsible for own branch standards.
Safety & security of branch/presentation of branch.
Customer Interaction (telephone & face to face)
Converting company leads to increase branch performance.
Excellent Communication Skills (telephone & face to face).
Ability to work on own initiative.
Managing own time / organised.
Committed to working every weekend.
Previous experience in a sales and service orientated role.
Able to multi-task.
Ownership of own workload.
Compliance and process orientated.
High standards of customer service.
* We are only able to accept applications from candidates with previous experience for this role.
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Join a global expert who offers a broad range of services and allows you to be completive in the market!! Due to expansion, our Client is actively seeking a Freight Import Operator to assist and be part of their growth.
Duties but not limited to:
Responsible of ocean import consignments in line with an agreed standard operating procedures. You will manage an agreed number of your allocated customers and ensure full operational cycle is completed including entries, customs processes necessary for the import of shipments by sea or air for your allocated customers, managing the collection of VAT/Duty payments in line with company policy and procedures. Internal/external communications with clients, suppliers and overseas agents.
You will oversee the regular update and completion of pricing records for your allocated customers. This will be achieved through ongoing discussion with local Branch Manager.
Ad hoc creation of pricing records for new business and new business opportunities and work in co-operation with the Sales team to deliver these to your allocated or new customers. Monitoring the profitability of your allocated accounts; seeking opportunities to increase the profitability and the GP/TEU performance of your allocated customers. You will additionally be aware of the planned and actual performance figures of your customers and use that information to seek improvements to company profitability.
Proven track record of Freight Forwarding Operational Experience
Ocean Imports or Air Imports or even better both.
You should have a high level of understanding of your customers business, and be able to suggest and deliver initiatives that will benefit those customers and assist in the longer term retention of them.
Positive and pro-active approach across all levels
Flexibility/Demonstration of personal drive & enthusiasm!
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OCEAN Exports**Our Client has carved a solid reputation in delivering first class Customer Experience and top tailor-made solutions internationally! This opportunity is just around the corner, elite world-class brand, start feeling the pride and exhilaration in a truly international workplace!! Salary Band: GBP24,000-GBP28,000 to start with......
What does the role entail?
Export Shipments on a daily basis
Export customs clearance declarations
Prepare manifest & master bills instructions
Shipping documentation as required
Passing invoices to the billing department
Monitor vendor compliance with service standards
Who are we looking for?
Ocean Exports-Freight Forwarding
FCL/LCL Ocean Freight & UK Transport
Operational excellence & high productivity
Very customer services focused
Positive attitude, motivated and enthusiastic
Able to work in a fast paced environment, use own initiative but still be part of the Team.
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Global transporter and established logistics provider is ready to recruit an experienced Ocean Import Operator*Freight Forwarding. With global communications network of offices linked by integrated business philosophy; they manage to keep their functions at the highest level. Great return, attractive offer for the successful candidate who knows how to import the goods!
You will be involved on a day to day basis with the following;
Handling the majority operational Import cycle.
Key Account Management.
Track and Trace Inbound Ocean shipments.
Ensure timely delivery of cargoes to worldwide customers.
Processing required documents and arrival notices in a timely and accurately manner.
Completing shipments as per requirements.
Provide a first class Customer Experience to all Customers
Contribute to the retention & growth of all current business
Encourage & promote customers utilisation of e-solutions.
Previous experience in Sea Import/Freight Forwarding -Essential for this role
Key words: ocean freight forwarding, customs clearances, ocean consolidation, insurance, distribution and imports.
Thorough understanding of ocean shipment documentation processes.
Proven history of providing exceptional customer service at all levels.
A keen and robust team spirit/player
Excellent organizational and time management skills to excel within a fast paced,
time critical environment.
Above all, a professional attitude and attire that exemplifies our clients culture.
Competitive salary, extra benefits, professional work environment, advancement solutions and progression will be based on your performance.
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Export Documentation Controller*Contract ; it is this time of the year that your experience is needed; to support the team and with an immediate start for the successful applicant. This is a 6 month permanent contract with excellent prospects in the horizon. Apply now as we are ready to sail!
Candidates who can tick below attributes;
Export Liner Shipping or Freight Forwarding or Logistics desired
Strong knowledge of export shipping documentation
Professional confident telephone manner
Ability to remain calm under pressure and able to resolve matters when occur
Establish & maintain good relationship with customers and colleagues
Attention to detail
IT fully conversant
Great interpersonal skills
The day to day duties involve;
To receive bill instructions from clients. To draft control sheets and ensure shipment details are in accordance with the cargo shipped, paying special attention to correct freighting.
To create voyage headers in the computer system to establish rates of exchange for export vessels and advise parties concerned.
To input bills of lading data in the computer system and are produced in accordance with instructions as declared by clients.
Release of bill of lading to clients as instructed and in accordance with the companys credit policy and subject to the appropriate T&Cs.
To control the re-issuance of correct bills of lading to prepare correctors where necessary, to monitor the collection of disbursements.
To arrange authentication of customs documents and legalisation of documents as required.
To call manifest and associated reports from systems and to despatch same to overseas office electronically and in accordance with the relevant requirements, and time constraints.
To file copy documents and records for future reference, and in accordance with department procedures.
Great working atmosphere
25 days annual leave (pro-rata) plus bank holidays
Company Health Plan
Travel & Food allowance
Salary Band: GBP18,000-GBP21,000
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Give your future the attention it deserves! You can now join a growing, profitable, busy and efficient Manchester based freight forwarding branch of a well-known and industry recognized name! In return a challenging Airfreight Export position is available with elite perks to follow!
Freight Forwarding*Air Exports*Operations*Air Exports entries & processes*Completion of Airfreight Export documentation*Pre-alerts*Cross Border Thinking*Commitment to excel*Challenges self to continually improve in the tasks assigned*Customer Orientation *Focus on identifying & meeting customer needs*Exporting with style.
Liaison with Blue Chip Clientele, Overseas Agents, Airlines & 3rd party Logistics suppliers
Establishing Routing & Rating
Negotiation of rates & services
HAWB-MAWB-DG Notes-Letters of Credit
Submitting export entries/Export licences
Dealing with special airfreight export requirements/project cargo/hazardous shipments
Advising flight details to clients and keep them updated at all times
Handling queries and recording these on global complaint system
Resolving issues and providing excellent customer services at all times
Standard airfreight freight administration and job costing
Basic salary band: GBPDOE
Additional internal training & courses will be coming your way
Healthcare, vouchers, pension and not limited to. An overall package that you cannot miss!!
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Expansion is taking place at this large, privately owned UK Forwarder with global presence and proven track history of success. For those who are competent in OCEAN IMPORTS can handle the day to day import freight operations and excel in providing top service; this opportunity cannot be missed, it is genuine!
In few words you will be involved with the following;
Completing all of the below with an outstanding level of Customer Services
Ocean Freight Imports including customs clearances
Frequent liaison with overseas agents, suppliers & 3rd party logistics providers
Advising customers of Cargo ETAs & upon arrival into the UK
Receiving, checking and completing Ocean Import documentation
Planning and arranging deliveries as per client requirements
Charging files out and passing purchase invoices to the relevant department
Dealing with any queries that may arise & general problem solving
To be considered;
Proven track record within Freight Forwarding industry
Strong Ocean Imports experience
Able to demonstrate a commitment to delivering the highest standard of Customer services
Good team playing ethos and able to develop effective relationships with customers & colleagues
Commercial awareness with good communication and sales flair
Competitive GBPsalary, depending on experience
Excellent benefits to be discussed via interview stage
Exciting and friendly working atmosphere from Monday to Friday!
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Global Freight Forwarder is now ready to recruit an experienced Airfreight Operator to join their highly motivated team. Stand out operationally, ready to go the extra mile for their customers; fantastic opportunity and one of a kind!
Overall involved/responsible for:
Airfreight Operations-Imports (1) & Exports -when required (2)
Ensuring process and expedite customers orders/ deliveries are per client requirements
Ensure freight quotations are issued in a timely manner, assist in benchmarking and where applicable rate negotiations.
Excellent liaison with Agents, airlines, hauliers and 3rd party logistic providers
Handling all Customs operational procedures for Importing Airfreight
Import Customs/ Clearance Entries (new software in place)
Dealing with queries and problem solving
Updating Customers with the status of their shipments
Administering sales and supplier invoices
Ensuring profits are maximized & trade is developed through relationship building
Requirements & additional info:
Proven track record of Airfreight Imports
Good knowledge of how Exports work
Use of Cargowise would be an advantage
Effective Communicator/Confident/Well organized
Ability to use own initiative /Flexible/able to meet deadlines & requirements
Adaptable and keen to progress further
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Air Exports-Level 2*Independent, privately-owned UK Freight Forwarder, offers you NOW the opportunity to reach your success even further! Loads activity in the UK with global strength to back up the mission. They just need you to join we know how team in Manchester.
In few words;
You will be covering all aspects of Airfreight Export Operations.
Taking bookings and processing these accordingly.
Liaison with Overseas Agents, Airlines & 3rd Party Logistics.
Establishing routing & rating.
Pre-alerts/Flight details/Export entries.
MAWB, HAWB, Manifests & Labels.
Arranging collection & delivery of goods.
Problem solving, dealing with enquiries and customer services all around.
Updating Customers with the status of their shipments and providing a service second to none!
2-5 years in Airfreight Export Operational cycle -Essential
Enthusiastic personality and who wants to go places.
Conversant in Freight Software for Exports.
Flexible, meeting tight deadlines, able to use own initiative and getting the job done!
Involved in depth with Air Exports and covering Air Imports as and when required
Salary Band: GBP22,000-GBP25,000
Holidays: 20 per annum/Max 28 days (Bank Holidays included) *Sick Pay- Statutory*Pension Scheme available and guess what; more to be revealed at interview stage!
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Well established Wholesaler based North-East of Manchester, is seeking to recruit an experienced Import Logistics Coordinator. Strong in the marketplace, they offer unique and exclusive products, ideas and concepts. They import and export on daily basis goods that meet the needs of every consumer!
The role entails in few words;
Following up purchase orders from overseas Factories
Raising new purchase orders
Confirming and checking pro form invoices
Booking containers with the operations department
Processing shipping documentation
Dealing with Stock queries
Providing customs clearance documentation to Freight service providers
IPR & Intrastat/Import Tariffs
Keeping records up to date of all shipments/data input
Overall responsible for goods reaching their destination in the required condition and time
More to be discussed via interview stage.....
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Freight Forwarding EXPORTS!! Seeking for a diligent and eager individual to join a long-standing and committed firm, which puts emphasis on creating a solid, content workforce employee satisfaction, ranks high on their list. Now is your chance to use your existing ocean export experience and progress further within your rights.
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.
Ocean Export -Freight Forwarding Operations*FCL/LCL*
Use of systems-EDI/Cargowise/Sequoia (preferred)
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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Customs Freight Imports, full time or part time, you can choose!! Due to internal restructure, this UK owned International Freight Forwarding Client is seeking to add an experienced Customs Clerk (Freight Forwarding) to their well-established team. Global player who offers professional expertise and personal attention to their Clients, tailor-made solutions, strong network and their workforce for sure makes the difference. Come on board!!
Duties but not limited to;
Ensure the accurate and timely processing of import & export customs declarations
Ensure correct payment of Duty & VAT
Manage the release of consignments at port
All aspects of CFSP & Customs /NCTS
Manage post clearance actions
Maintain ETSF records
Provide an outstanding level of support to the Freight Forwarding division
The ideal candidate will possess:
Experience in Customs Entries-Essential
A broad understanding of the overall customs processes
Extensive knowledge of the customs tariffs
Excellent communication skills
Attention to detail is paramount
Experience using inventory systems such as Destin8, CNS, FCL, Cargowise or ASM Gems
Ability to work as part of a team or as an individual
Attention to detail is paramount
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