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Sea Freight Import Clerk (VR/18996)



£22,000 - £26,500/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Essex

Job Type

30 August 2018

Sea Freight Import Operator - Essex - VR/18996 - circ £26k

Our client, an International Logistics provider based in Essex, have a vacancy available for an experienced Sea Freight Import Operator.

Duties of the Sea Freight Import Clerk will include:

  • Handling LCL and FCL imports on a start / finish basis
  • Looking after a key customer
  • Quotations
  • Receiving manifests
  • Issuing Notices of Arrival
  • Collating documentation for customs clearance
  • Collection of payments and B/L's
  • Arranging release of cargo and deliveries
  • Charging out files

Candidates for this Sea Freight Import Operator position must have previous deep sea import freight forwarding experience and be able to work as part of a team in a busy office, good communication and customer service skills are essential. Knowledge of Cargowise would be ideal.

In return, the Sea Freight Import Operator will receive a salary of around £26k depending on experience. 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at shipping@redrecruit.com quoting reference; VR/18996

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 Recruits 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 you have been unsuccessful.