Job Role: Ocean Import Operator
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
RG Freight Recruitment are working on behalf of a freight forwarder and customs broker to find an Ocean Import Operator to join the team in Manchester.
This client have been operating for over 25 years. Based at Manchester Airport, they operate from a purpose built facility to arrange multi modal transport across the globe.
Their small but experienced and dedicated team, offer air, road and sea movements to a large section of the manufacturing industry in the UK. A key part of their ethos is to treat each shipment and each client as priority. They achieve this by providing first class service, bespoke services and partnering with agents across six continents
They are now recruiting for an Ocean Import Operator due to expanding work loads. The successful candidate will be responsible for ocean imports but will also have the opportunity to learn other modes of transport.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
End to end ocean imports for general freight
Account management and customer service
Booking jobs into the in-house system
Providing accurate quotes
Shipment tracking and resolving issues in a timely manner
General freight forwarding administration
Experience of ocean imports in a freight forwarding environment
Sound knowledge of customs entries
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Good attention to detail