Export Documentation & Booking Clerk - Essex - VR/22166
Our client, a freight forwarding company, is currently looking for an experienced Export Documentation & Booking Clerk to join their freight forwarding team in Basildon.
Duties of Export Documentation & Booking Clerk:
- Handling new bookings/transport/booking amendments from Customers
- Send Bills of Lading instructions to carriers
- Send draft Bills of Lading to clients
- Print/Email and post any relevant shipping documentation/invoices to clients
- Make sure all rates are on files and are correct
- Ability to deal with problems in a professional manner
- Liaising with Equipment & Transport departments
- Input of bookings to the companys global system
- Informing customers of any extra charges incurred and ensuring that invoices are raised to the client
Experience required for Export Documentation & Booking Clerk:
- Documentation experience and working knowledge of arranging full container load shipments from the UK
- Self-motivated with excellent computer literacy and interpersonal skills
- Ensure customers are given the best possible service
- Good attention to detail
- Ability to work in a team and on your own initiative
- Highly motivated and thrive in a fast paced environment, working to strict deadlines
In return, the Export Documentation & Booking Clerk will receive a salary according to skills and experience.
Please apply immediately to firstname.lastname@example.org. Jobs are being filled very quickly at the moment
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