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Sea Import Operator

We are now recruiting for a Sea Freight Imports Clerk based near Manchester Airport

Our client is a growing Global Freight Forwarding and Supply Chain Solutions company, who have have an opportunity for a Sea Freight Forwarding clerk to join their Ocean freight imports department, by joining the team at their Manchester office. The established Freight Forwarder already have an established team in the South, but this role is to set up a Sea Import department in Manchester.

Your role will include the full Sea freight cycle, from taking bookings, handling quotations, preparing and completing all documentation from bookings to final invoice, negotiating rates with shipping lines customs entries and clearances are completed by an agent
In order to apply for this role, you must have a freight forwarding background, with excellent client and customer service skills

Key skills required
- Experience of Sea Freight - Import
- Sea Freight Forwarding
- Customs Clearance experience preferred
- Knowledge of the Cargowise Clearance system an advantage
- Demonstrate a good understanding of documentation for sea freight movements
- Good customer service skills
- Good client liaison skills
- A strong team player capable of working as an individual or in a team environment
- Can show great product knowledge within Freight Forwarding

- Salary £22,000 - £25,000 dependent upon experience
- Quarterly bonus
- 20 days holidays rising to 25
- Contributory pension
- Career development
- Regular incentives

If you are looking for a role with an established freight company looking to grow their Sea Freight Imports department with genuine career opportunities for the right individual please forward your cv.


Job Type:Permanent
Location:- North West, Manchester
Benefits:£22,000-25,000 basic salary; quarterly bonus; 20 days holiday rising to 25; pension; career development; regular incentives
Branch:Freight Personnel
Consultant:Paul Wilson
Tel: 0161 452 0452
Email: pwilson@freightpersonnel.co.uk
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