Ocean Import Operator

Location Egham
Discipline: Freight Forwarding
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££33,000 - £35,000
Contact name: Ryan Gale

Contact email: ryan@rg-freightrecruitment.com
Job ref: RG032
Published: 6 days ago

Job Role: Ocean Import Operator

Location: Egham

Salary: £33,000 to £35,000


RG Freight Recruitment are working on behalf of a freight forwarder to find an experienced Import Operator to join the team in Egham.

This client is the global logistics arm under the umbrella of a large multinational transport and logistics giant. Employing over 2600 individuals across 140 locations in 26 countries, this company is only on the the way up!

With a key focus on bespoke supply chain solutions, they offer international transport, project cargo, logistics and customs to a customs base that covers a wide range of sectors.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
 

  • Taking bookings from start to finish for ocean imports

  • Receiving and processing new shipment requests

  • Checking and transmitting customs documentation to ensure timely clearance

  • Arranging and booking haulage and deliveries

  • Tracking shipments to ensure safe arrival

  • Invoicing

  • Providing excellent service to each client at every opportunity
     

The Person

  • Experience of air and sea imports in a freight forwarding environment 

  • Good knowledge of import customs procedures 

  • Good general all round freight knowledge

  • Excellent customer service skills