Sea Freight Forwarder

Job Ref: 158457
Sectors: Administrators, Customer Service
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 06 September 2018
  • Slough, Berkshire, England
  • £24,000 - £25,000 per Annum
  • Tate
  • 01895 257931

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Job Description

Job Title

Freight Forwarder

Department Objectives :

Dealing with all Import and export sea freight from start to finish

  1. Key Responsibilities
  • Manage all aspects of the import/ export processes;
  • Obtain and communicate, internally and externally, all necessary information to ensure correct measures are in place and customer needs are met;
  • Connect between shippers and consignees to obtain up to date shipment information;
  • Ensure customers are fully informed of the progress of their shipments;
  • Provide transport companies with the relevant information to ensure customer delivery requirements are met;
  • Ensure correct documentation is on file and act accordingly as set out in the instructions;
  • Completing Custom Entries
  • Maintain all files ensuring they are costed and billed correctly in accordance with procedures provided by management;
  • Any other duties as required by management for the smooth and efficient operation of the department.
  1. Key Skills, qualifications and experience
  • A desire to thrive in our international culture
  • Strong level of independence and efficiency while maintaining organisation
  • Energetic, detailed oriented, able to adhere deadlines on a timely manner
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Leadership & control work policy
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel and Word proficiency required
  1. Others
  • Salary competitive
  • Required 2-3 experiences within a freight forwarding import sea or air freight department
  • Experience of ASM customs systems would be an advantage

Job Type: Full-time

Tate is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

06/10/2018 09:59:27
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