Senior Export Operator

Location Gateshead
Discipline: Freight Forwarding
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££28,000 - £34,000
Contact name: Ryan Gale

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Job ref: RG79
Published: 19 days ago

Job Role: Senior Export Operator

Location: Gateshead

Salary: £28,000 - £34,000

Working Pattern - Monday to Friday with one day working from home each week

RG Freight Recruitment is working on behalf of a Freight Forwarder in Gateshead who are looking to add an experienced Senior Export Operator to their team.

This client has been operating for over 3 decades and have carved out a great reputation in both the local and global freight market. Specialising in worldwide export, they have a network of over 1000 agents across 150 countries providing first class service to a varied customer base.

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Managing air, road and sea export shipments from start to finish

  • Taking bookings via phone, email and client portal

  • Providing accurate and timely quotes to customers

  • Organising collections in the UK and worldwide

  • Collating and checking all necessary documentation

  • Customs clearances

  • Track and trace of shipments

  • General customer service and admin duties

The person

  • Experience of operations in a freight forwarding environment

  • Knowledge of at least one mode of transport (air, road or sea exports)

  • Good knowledge of customs clearances

  • Sound organisational skills

  • Excellent customer service ethos with a "go the extra mile" attitude