Senior Import Clerk - VR/21375
The Company & Role:
Our client, one of the world's leading neutral NVOCC's, is looking for a Senior Import Clerk to join their team in Essex.
Main duties of the Senior Import Clerk:
- Liaising with overseas agents / customers / hauliers
- Quoting rates
- Receiving pre-alerts from overseas agents
- Creating files both manually and on the computer system
- Advising customers of arrival of cargo into the UK
- Receiving and checking relevant import documentation and passing on to shipping lines
- Planning and arranging deliveries
- Planning and consolidating shipments
- Supervising a small team, coaching junior members and overseeing any problems that may arise
Requirements for the Senior Import Clerk role:
- Start To Finish Sea Freight Import Experience
- Able To Work and Meet Deadlines
- Computer Literate
- A Pro-Active Attitude
- Customs Entries Experience Is A Strong Advantage
- Excellent Communication And Customer Service Skills
- Supervisory / Team Leader Experience
If you're interested in the Senior Import Clerk role, click apply or email our Shipping team on #removed#
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