First Choice Staff is working with one of UKs most successful independent leading multimodal forwarding and logistics organisations; this is a truly interesting opportunity to join a well-known established, successful Freight Forwarding organisation. Our Client stands out for their excellent reputation and is seeking for an experienced Sea Freight Export Operator to welcome on board!
Overall duties but not limited to:
Quoting and taking sea freight bookings
Handling operationally LCL/FCL and processing as per requirements.
Negotiating costs with co-loaders and shipping lines
Arranging sea freight export shipments/various sizes of cargoes -FAR East
Sending ocean pre-alerts to overseas agents
Export entries -NES *Letters of Credit/Bills of lading
Arranging transport and collections with the transport department
Billing, checking and passing suppliers invoices for payments
Sending original documents to customers/consignees
Dealing with enquiries, problem solving and providing overall a prompt, knowledgeable and 1st class service to all customers.
Minimum 2+ years experience in LCL/FCL -Sea Freight Export Forwarding
Attention to detail and an aptitude for a fast paced, multi-tasking, customer service minded environment
Transferable skills, able to build and develop relationships with customers and suppliers
Team player and enthusiastic
The candidate would also be expected to show initiative and to be able to work without direct supervision.
Status of position: Permanent
Working Hours: 09.00am-17.30pm (1 hour lunch)
Other: Excellent prospects!!!
External Sales-European Road Freight wanted to join forces with one of UKs most successful leading multimodal logistics organisations in the North West.
Package on offer would be a basic salary of GBP30k-GBP40k, with either company car or car allowance. Bonus available based on an achievable GP target per annum and not limited to......
A truly exciting opportunity, leverage your professional network and welcome on board!!
As the Sales front of this well established division, you will be;
Initiating contact with existing and potential customers
Promoting portfolio of services
Attending sales visits
Presenting sales tenders/proposals
Closing deals and consistently building business stream revenue
Selling core products *European Road Freight*Imports/Exports*FL/PL/Consolidations*
Working alongside the management team for the benefit & further grown of the division.
Sales territory is the North West but business can be cultivated out-side of this area, should appropriate contacts/links are available
We are looking for;
Proven track record of Freight Forwarding Sales.
B2C & B2B
Well-connected in the European Road-Freight markets.
Previous Road Freight operational experience is always an advantage.
As to the personal profile; outgoing, confident, motivated, energetic and goal focused!
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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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Customer Services Cargo Agent-Late Shift; a truly fantastic air opportunity is available for you with a well-established organization, be part of their fast and highly experienced operations. High levels of customer services across the globe and you will be the first point of contact; You could easily be part of the bigger air adventure!
Primarily duties but not limited to the following;
Includes Quoting/Reservations/Booking airfreight shipments via phone and email.
Entering bookings in-house system and updating airline software accordingly.
Ensuring at every opportunity is utilised to maximum effect.
Identifying customer needs and providing solutions.
Dealing with enquiries, problem solving and following up thereafter to ensure excellence of service across all levels.
Preferred experience of Customer Services in sectors such as: Airline or Aviation or Air Exports/Imports or Air Logistics.
Air Logistics Graduates with customer service mentality are welcome to apply too.
Excellent customer services, outstanding communication and relationship building qualities.
Flexible and able to meet the requirements of a fast past environment. Board on and we are keen to fly the cargoes worldwide!
As part of the growing workforce you will receive a competitive salary, shift pay as well as access to a variety of excellent benefits including 20+8 days holiday, pension scheme, flight benefits, childcare vouchers, and good development prospects. Salary Band: GBP17,000-GBP22,000.
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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.
Our portfolio consists of a diverse cross section of Freight forwarding, Shipping and Logistic vacancies. We are always looking for exceptional/ quality candidates with experience in the above sectors, please forward your C.V. today! See more opportunities at www.firstchoiceuk.com <> & www.justfreightjobs.co.uk <>
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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Challenging times ahead! This can be a new direction, to recognize your strengths, enjoy an incredible experience and be valued for your efforts.Credit where credit is due for this superb Employer and its continued investment in people; natural talents & professionals are here!!
Proven track record in Freight Forwarding Sales/Business development
Cold Calling-Direct customer facing-Strong negotiation skills
Great International Logistics experience (all modes)
Dynamic in Ocean & Air services
Self-motivator, enthusiastic and wanting to go the extra mile
New business development covering multi modal transportation with key focus on Air & Ocean Freight Forwarding.
Full speed selling to Importers & Exporters. Promoting at every opportunity complement of services and solutions.
Identification of new opportunities and trade lanes.
Keeping the sales pipeline active, achieving face to face meetings, including feedback to the operations and commercial management.
Ensuring new business targets at met and covering realistic times all up cost.
The rest you should know!!
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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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