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Import/ Export Operator

  • Location: Dartford
  • Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Logistics
  • Contact: Claire French
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 03303 352510
  • Job Ref: SF55068
This remarkable freight forwarder – established for over 40 years – seeks to recruit an import/ export operator

Whether you can bring ocean or airfreight operations/  import or export experience with a freight forwarder – this employer want to hear from you. Happy to cross train and further develop your existing skills – never content to leave talent sitting still – support and tangible training is offered

Still privately owned – after 4 decades in business – you are assured of best attention at all times – and strong developmental & progression opportunities. This is an employer who have the tools to harness and grow skills and capabilities

This successful site – houses 50 likeminded operational and finance staff as well as 30 more in warehouse operations.  The company employs over 200 staff across other sites in the UK – and a further 1000 overseas. With no signs of slowing growth – they have just acquired a large scale vehicle fleet to add to their 3PL operations worldwide in Kent.
We are looking to welcome new recruits for ocean and airfreight import and export operations Ideally you will have exposure to handling customers files from point of origin to delivery. Internal customs teams handle the clearance & accounts handle the file closure – leaving you to focus on your customers cargo planning. Ideally you will have some exposure to the Cargowise system – but alternative system exposure is considered. You MUST have ocean or airfreight operations experience.

In understanding good import operations skills are in high demand… you are likely looking for an employer that can offer an ‘edge’ – read on:
-Average length of service in this business – 17 years
-Modern, pristine working offices – situated on a picturesque lake
-State of the are software to make your day to day easier than ever – and account for staff safety first – and always
-Culturally sound – relaxed, calm and happy ethos
-Large kitchen/ break-out area – with lunchtime BBQ’s & world food dress down days EVERY Friday!
-25 days holiday + bank holidays as standard
-5% company contributory pension & cashback healthcare scheme
-Plentiful parking
-Flexible start/ finish hours
-In house accredited training agency
If you want the security of a widely recognised but very inclusive employer – who can further develop and support your freight forwarding career APPLY NOW