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Marine Clerk (VR/18542)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Suffolk -- Felixstowe

Job Type

29 January 2018

Marine Clerk - Felixstowe - VR/18542

An experienced Marine Clerk with knowledge of export and import customs paperwork is wanted to join a small team in a Ship’s Agency in Felixstowe.

Responsibilities include:

  • Dealing with visiting vessels
  • Booking ships to berth and sail
  • Arranging crew requirements
  • Liaising with ship’s captains / brokers / owners / charters
  • Overseeing and arranging any requirements for crew
  • Checking documentation and handling customs entries

Candidates should have experience working as a Ships Agent and have an understanding of crew requirements and booking ships, etc.  Good IT and communications skills are required for this role and must be able to work as part of a team and under own initiative.

In return, candidates will be joining a small team within one of the UK's leading port and marine service providers.  

To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at shipping@redrecruit.com <mailto:shipping@redrecruit.com> quoting reference; VR/18542

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with global prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors.  We provide an expert consultative, ‘project managed’ approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate.  Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruit’s mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression.  We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs.  Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience of their specialist sector.  

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

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Please do not apply for this position unless you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry. We are a niche recruiter and have a duty to our clients.  We will only respond to candidates with directly relevant experience.

Due to the current large volume of applicants for roles, unfortunately if you have not received a response within five working days, your application has been unsuccessful.