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My client is looking for an experienced Ocean Operator who has previous experience in Ocean Freight Forwarding to join their team.

Salary: Up to £30K based on experience.

Location: Bootle, Liverpool.

As an Ocean Export Freight Forwarder you will work on accurately executing day to day freight forwarding operational activities across the world for a high profile account. You will cover the following tasks:

Negotiate and organising transport movements with a vast contact base of sub-contractors.
Ensure solid cost control through the arrangement of transport solutions at the low rate, without compromising upon quality.
Recording and planning both air and sea transport routes in line with SLA agreements.
Operational processing of transport insurance claims
Timely complete and respond to all customer queries surrounding transport solutions.
Support the culture of continuous improvement across the air and sea network.
Complete accurate shipment bookings and complete HAWB, MAWB and Sea Bills of Laden as required.

– 3 years in Ocean Operations

– 5+ years experience as a freight forwarder

– Able to complete all documents including customs entries


– Experience with a mix of both Short Sea and Deep Sea

– LCL and FCL organising.

– Experience negotiating rates, invoicing and quoting.

If this position looks perfect for you then please apply by sending your CV.