Import/ Export Operator

Seeking an EXPERIENCED Ocean Import/ Export operator for a full time REMOTE/ WORK FROM HOME opportunity.

This opportunity with a household name and prestigious freight forwarder – requires full 360 degree file handling experience.
The successful candidate will bring extensive experience- handling freight of all kinds from quotation/ point of origin to the customers door.
You will bring strong knowledge and understanding of the entire process:
Quotations / costings
Taking bookings for both FCL & LCL Shipments
Arranging collections with hauliers
Creating files both manually and on the computer system
Negotiating rates with shipping companies
Preparing documentation, i.e. Bills of Lading, certs of origin, letters of credit, commercial invoice etc.
Excellent customer service and relationship building skills.

This opportunity offers an existing & manageable portfolio of likeable and loyal clients – who rely on their operator to move their mostly drinks, fruit & vegetables cargo. Majority of booking are on an FCL basis, but a knowledge of LCL operations is strong benefit, as is exposure to temperature controlled freight.

Are you and experienced ocean import & export operator looking for autonomy?
Do you want to work from home full time with a supportive external network?
Are you mature and responsible?
Do you crave a more manageable work/life balance?
Are you prepared to travel once or twice per year for reviews in Essex and the Midlands?

If you have the experience – we would like to hear from you.
Apply now with you CV to c.french@select.co.uk

Job Summary

Job Title Import/ Export Operator
Location Essex
Job Type Permanent
Salary £31k
Last Updated 28/04/2021
Reference SF50900
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