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Sea Freight Import Operator (Perishable)

Job Description

Our client, a well established freight forwarding entity, now seeks to appoint a Sea Freight Import Operator to be based in their office in Heathrow. 

Purpose of the Role:
To handle the day to day operational duties and customer services with the Sea Import Perishable Department and to provide efficient and high quality service to the Customer.

Responsibilities:
  • Operate start to finish Import procedures.
  • Maintain a high standard of customer service.
  • Ensure that you are working in accordance with the Companies Credit Policy at all times.
  • To have an active role in resolving customer queries.
Personal Specification:
  • Experience in Perishable Sea Freight operations would be an advantage.
  • Ability to demonstrate a flexible, hands-on approach.
  • Effective communicator with colleagues, clients and suppliers.
  • Computer conversant in basic applications & customs procedures
  • Ability to work under pressure, and ability to multi task.
  • Working knowledge of dangerous products, section 5 weaponry, and confidential shipments

This is a wonderful opportunity to develop your career with this industry leading and rapidly expanding company. A highly competitive salary / benefits package is on offer for the right applicant.