Deep Sea Export Clerk - Freight

White Recruitment Ltd
£20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
03 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Sea Freight Export Clerk - Bradford - Great benefits package Sea Freight Export Clerk required for a leading Freight Forwarder based in Bradford. As an experienced Sea Freight Export Clerk you will have a background and knowledge of Deep Sea Export. A minimum of 2 years experience working for a Freight Forwarder is ESSENTIAL Sea Freight experience ESSENTIAL Export experience PREFERRED The Package : Salary £20K - £30K Pension - 5% contribution Healthcare 28 days holiday Hours 09:00 - 17:30 The Role : Form effective professional relationships with customers, carriers, other agents and colleagues, always using clear communication verbally and/or written. Recognise and develop sales opportunities under the guidance of the Export Manage were necessary. Negotiate rates, , with shipping lines/suppliers, providing customers with quotations within set guidelines, maximising profits achieved, whilst maintaining the integrity of the relationship. Following up on quotes issued and renegotiating if necessary. Make bookings direct with the carriers, NVOCC's and groupage operators, ensuring instructions are confirmed in writing to relevant parties, following through to shipment/delivery, as applicable. Attend training to develop relevant knowledge and skills. Carry out general office duties as required. Accurately enter all details onto the export computer systems, updating when necessary. Complete NES declarations in a timely and accurate manor. Complete all required export documentation / instructions, including full L/C document preparation where necessary. Liaising with all concerned parties to ensure accuracy of information and that deadlines are met. Prepare and send sales invoices, check and authorise purchase invoices for payment. Requirements 2 years with a Freight Forwarder Export experience PREFERRED If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy This job was originally posted as