Website Headford Group
Freight Forwarding Recruitment Specialists
Air Freight operator
Location: North Feltham/London
Full time position
Salary: £25k to £27k basic
Our client are a large Freight Forwarder who require an Air Freight Operator to join their growing UK office.
Export customs entries and procedures (cutting AWB’s, quoting, arranging shipments with hauliers/airlines and invoicing)
Fluent knowledge of processing airfreight jobs start to finish.
Experience in Export Licences / ATA Carnet / Controlled drug / IPR / OPR preferred but training will be provided
Experience in Known / Unknown Cargo & Security measures
Ideally with import knowledge to help the Manager / supervisor
CITIES experience (ideally, not necessary)
Experience in Job costing (passing supplier Invoices) and Invoicing customers / dealing with any invoicing queries (both supplier & Customer invoices)
Experience in quoting and handling overseas offices & Agents / Foreign Currency
Experience in negotiating rates with hauliers/airlines
Checking Airline availabilities etc.
At least 2-3 years’ experience in the industry
Courier Experience preferred, but training will be offered
High Quality Customer Service expected / Good Telephone Manner
Must be Computer Literate
Good team player to fit in well knitted team.