Import / Export Clerk

Staffline Permanent
From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Staffline permanent are working with one of Europe's leading logistics providers with a worldwide range of logistics services. Our client is looking for an International Sea / Air Freight Clerk to work closely with the Freight Forwarding Supervisor. To assist in the smooth and efficient running of the sea and air freight department and ensure that international deliveries/collections and transport are effected without undue delay. Main Responsibilities Arranging deliveries/collections and monitor transportation Raising documentation necessary for international transport Checking import/export shipping documentation Arranging Customs clearance Invoicing Processing daily quotations - ad hoc and using tariffs Negotiating transport and handling costs Updating tracking systems Liaison with third parties to move goods by air/sea in accordance with customer requirements Daily communication with overseas offices Provision of efficient and high quality customer service Skills / Experience Sea freight experience (Essential) Air Freight experience (Desirable) Strong European geographical knowledge Knowledge and understanding of Sea / Air Freight documentation Excellent communication skills Attention to detail Strong Administration skills Commercial awareness Computer Literate Flexibility This job was originally posted as