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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.

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