Import Operator Sutton Coldfield £20,000 - £22,000

Hollyfield Personnel
Sutton Coldfield
From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our Client, an International Company based in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham are recruiting an experienced Import Operator to join their friendly team. Due to recent expansion, they are seeking a highly energetic, ‘think on their feet’ and customer-orientated freight operator to organise and manage customer’s shipments. Being commercially minded, you will have the ability to develop existing accounts which will also be rewarded. This position would suit you if you have the drive to achieve results in a friendly manner but at the same time maintain quality and standards. Specialist/technical knowledge in import deep-sea shipping is essential. Communication, the need to enjoy changing and challenging situations and a systematic and structured approach to problems are integral to the role. The ideal person for this position will be positive, participative, self-confident, friendly, self-starting, competitive, inquisitive, imaginative and factual. Activity, mobility, flexibility, variety and pace are also likely to be important aspects within the role. The role requires actively influencing and motivating a variety of people in changing situations. Actively generating contact with people and building relationships is paramount. If you think you can add value to our team and want to be part of an expanding and successful business, we want to hear from you. The following would be an asset: 5 years experience minimum in Import (and Export) Deep Sea consignments (FCL/LCL, Import/Export documentation) Excellent communication and inter-personal skills, dealing with people at all levels Drive for excellence Commercial awareness Team player who can also work on their own initiative Good organizational skills Proven customer service ability Self-motivation This job was originally posted as