Key Account Manager - Freight Forwarding / Supply Chain - Essex

Oceanic Resources
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client, an established International Freight Forwarder, is seeking a Key Account Manager to arrange the smooth import operations process of containers from the Far East for delivery into the UK. The Company: An established International Freight Forwarding and Logistics company offering customers a bespoke range of freight services including Ocean freight, Air Freight, UK trailer transportation and Warehousing. The company have an excellent reputation within the Retail logistics industry and are growing rapidly. The company have recently secured a number of high profile retail customers and are actively looking for Ocean freight operations professionals to join their Account Management team. Role Description: Arrange the smooth delivery of large container volumes into the UK from the Far East Regular communication with the customer to provide updates on shipments and to discuss any future business needs Communicate with Overseas offices and international agents Preferred Experience: Experience of arranging Ocean Import operations within a freight forwarder Confident communicating with customers and overseas agents Good commercial acumen Salary Package: Competitive salary Healthcare scheme Pension Should your application for the position of Key Account Manager be successful, you will be contacted within 72 hours. Failure in selection for this position will not affect applications for other positions we currently have advertised. As specialists in the Freight Forwarding, Supply Chain, Shipping, Aviation, Logistics, Relocations and Courier industries, we are always keen to speak with industry related professionals. If you feel you have the necessary experience in any of the above sectors, please forward your C.V. and we will be happy to assist you in finding a new position. This job was originally posted as