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Import LCL Operator

  • Location: Basildon, Essex, England
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Logistics
  • Contact: Claire French
  • Contact Email: c.french@select.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 03303 352510
  • Job Ref: SF52034
A well respected & admirable forwarder in Basildon who are known for their staff longevity & service levels seek to recruit an experienced ocean operator clerk to join their team.

Since the start of operations in 2003, the company has grown their services through a commitment to quality and innovation. Now offering a global reach with locations based in USA, Asia, Africa and Canada offering solutions via Air, Ocean and road, as well as added services on clearance, consolidation, warehousing and auto-shippers.

This is a friendly, knowledgeable and welcoming team, and would suit someone who likes close communication and to be an important part of a smaller team. Management have an open door policy and staff inclusion & welfare is of the highest priority.

The ideal candidate will possess a high level of attention to detail, ensuring all information submitted is clear and concise with minimal error.
Working in a fast paced and time critical role, you'll be providing clear and concise operational instruction to clients, hauliers and port health officials. You must possess some experience from an ocean import, export or cross-trade operations role. This Company are willing to consider candidates with base exposure in a similar role and are willing to train in areas to expand knowledge and capability.

Your day to day tasks will encompass:

• Completing House Bills of Lading
• Issue any corrections to the manifests
• Issuing Invoices
• Liaison with shipping lines
• Chasing shipping instructions
• Liaison with customers for necessary documentation required
• Inputting and updating data into the In-house system
• Sending emails

If you have the above experience or are looking to grow a base knowledge and understanding of export operations by ocean - and you also want to work in a friendly vibrant environment with a caring employer - please send your CV to Claire French at Select: Specialist Logistics Recruitment for Essex or apply now!