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Sea Freight Export Operator (VR/18758)




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

Job Type

23 March 2018

LCL Export Ocean Freight Operator - Essex - VR/18758

Our client, a leading provider of import and export Ocean Freight Services, is looking for someone to join their busy Export LCL team.

The main duties of an LCL Export Ocean Freight Operator are:

  • Quotations
  • Taking bookings
  • Liaise with overseas agents
  • Planning LCL containers
  • Export Customs Entries
  • Arranging collections with transport department / hauliers
  • Creating files both manually and on the computer system
  • Negotiating rates with shipping companies
  • Preparing export documentation, i.e. Bills of Lading
  • Letter of Credit requirements
  • Charging files
  • Hazardous / Dangerous good experience would be an advantage

The position would suit either applicants with 1 years experience who is looking for the next step in their career or someone with at least 5 years, start to finish freight forwarding knowledge.

Salary: depending on previous experience.

To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at quoting reference; VR/18758

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.