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Ships Agent (VR/18667)




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

Job Type

04 April 2018

Ships Agent - Felixstowe - VR/18667

Our client, a global shipping line, is looking for a Marine Clerk / Ships Agent to join their team in Felixstowe. This is an excellent opportunity to join a forward-thinking company with offices worldwide. Our client is a Global Carrier and runs services from Asia and the Far East to the UK.

This role would suit an experienced Ships Agent or someone with a background in freight forwarding looking for a new challenge.

Responsibilities include:

  • Dealing with, and boarding vessels, handling paperwork and checking cargo
  • Booking ships to berth and sail
  • Arranging crew requirements and liaising with ships captains
  • Checking and preparation of Export documentation and entries into CNS

Good IT and communication skills are required for this role and must be able to work as part of a team and under own initiative. Personal transport is also essential.

To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at quoting reference; VR/18667

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, your application has been unsuccessful.