Ocean Freight Operator

Ocean Freight Operator

Job Title: Ocean Freight Operator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rainham, Essex
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Brent/RM/OCEAN_1489161005
Contact Name: Sammons Group
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 10, 2017 15:50

Job Description

We are looking for an Ocean Freight operator

Our ideal candidate would need to meet the following criteria:-

Minimum 3-4 years' experience in ocean freight imports, ideally from a forwarding background not a shipping line.

Capable of completing import customs entries on both Destin8 & CNS and having a sound understanding of Customs formalities.

Experience in handling import consolidation containers

Ability to take responsibility for individual shipments and clients from start to finish.

Understanding of FCL and LCL shipments worldwide with special emphasis on China and USA.

Effective communicator with colleagues, clients and suppliers.

Ability to work under pressure within a team and the ability to multi task.

Prepared to learn export operations and cover during absences


Additional general requirements:-

Good telephone manner/Ability to maintain a high standard of customer care/Computer conversant in basic applications & Customs procedures

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