Due to demand, our client, a leading provider of International sea and air freight transport and logistics services, is currently looking to recruit a Trainee Export Clerk to join their team in Middlesex, dealing with Airfreight shipments using specialised processes using IT, phone and email communications. Day to day you'll be responsible for liaising with customers to quote for shipments, negotiating rates with airlines, arranging transportation for collections and deliveries, completing customs entries, as well as invoicing and collecting payments.
Training will be given; you just need to be passionate about learning! You'll gain valuable experience and transferable skills within the freight forwarding industry, which is currently in very high demand. We'd love to speak to enthusiastic people who have previous operations experience from a role within a freight / logistics background.
You'll be organised by nature and will thrive in a fast paced and dynamic atmosphere. Being computer literate, having excellent attention to detail skills, as well as being good with numbers and a confident communicator are imperative attributes for the best Export Clerks.
If you have export, customs or operations experience, we want to hear from you now! Jobs are being filled very quickly at the moment.
This Trainee Export Clerk vacancy is a full time, permanent position.
Trainee Export Clerk Duties:
- Quoting clients for shipments
- Negotiating rates with airlines
- Arranging transportation for collections & deliveries
- Cutting air waybills & MAWB
- Completing export customs entries
- Sending post flights to the clients
- Invoicing shipments and collecting payments
Clerks are currently in very high demand! As recruiters specialising in freight and shipping, Red Recruit have numerous similar roles as well as positions at all levels within the industry.