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Logistics Specialist

Job Description

We are working with a leading Logistics organisation seeking a Logistics Specialist to join their expanding team.

You will be responsible for providing excellent customer service and performing daily shipping activities.
 

Responsibilities;

  • Build and maintain relationships with customers
  • Coordinate shipping tasks
  • Build relationships with international transport carriers and agents
  • Coordinator Air freight and Ocean freight shipments
  • Handle import and export products
  • Prepare rates and quotes for customers and overseas agents
  • Coordinate the routing of import and export bookings with airline and ocean carriers
  • Prepare shipping documentation for international bookings for imports and exports
  • Coordinate documentation for HAWBs, MAWBs, AESs, hazardous cargo and bills of lading
  • Dispatch pick ups to authorised agents and drayage companies and shipping lines
  • Complete invoicing and billing processes
  • Act as a liaison with customs brokers and agents

Skills Required;

  • Excellent understanding of the full shipping process and documentation
  • International shipping experience
  • Ability to acquire TSA certification (required)
  • Experience working within defense logistics or freight forwarding operations
  • Experience working with government or defense logistics clients
  • ITAR compliance and shipping experience
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong attention to detail