• Permanent
  • Tilbury, UK
  • Depending on experience GDP / Year

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

We are currently recruiting for a proactive Exports Logistics Executive to join a well-established freight forwarding and logistics company based in Tilbury, Essex. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic team in the heart of the shipping industry in the South East.

Responsibilities:

  • Handle importations and exportations of various cargoes through multimodal means, including air, sea, road, and rail.
  • Utilize expertise in customs clearance and ensure compliance with country requirements.
  • Complete export documentation, including raising Certificates of Origin when necessary.
  • Prepare and submit customs declarations accurately and efficiently.
  • Proficiency in using CNS and Destin8 systems, with experience using Multi-freight forwarding software.
  • Maintain strong attention to detail in all tasks.
  • Communicate effectively with customers, hauliers, carriers, and overseas agents.
  • Arrange bookings with shipping lines and carriers.
  • Coordinate collections to meet vessel and flight deadlines.
  • Ensure screening and check weighing are completed by coordinating with warehouses.
  • Prepare export documentation, manifests, and invoices.
  • Verify vessel and flight schedules are met.
  • Follow up with customers after delivery to ensure satisfaction and identify any additional needs.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of two years’ experience in export operations, preferably in both airfreight and seafreight.
  • Proficient in completing export documentation and customs declarations.
  • Familiarity with CNS and Destin8 systems; experience with Multi-freight software is a plus.
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills.
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a dynamic team.
  • Excellent command of English and strong mathematical skills.

Please note that due to the ever-changing nature of our industry, the responsibilities outlined above are not exhaustive and may be subject to change.

If you are a motivated and detail-oriented professional with experience in export operations, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience.