• Permanent
  • Cardiff

Headford UK

Air & Ocean Export Operator

I am currently working with a mid-size Freight Forwarder based in South Wales. They are currently looking for an experienced Air & Ocean Export Operator to assist with their fast growth.

Job Details – Air & Ocean Export Operator

  • Organising the safe, efficient and cost-effective transportation of goods for Air and Sea exports
  • Handling worldwide Air and Ocean export services on a start/finish basis
  • Handling export quotations
  • Maintaining and establishing good client relationships
  • Liaising with customers, overseas agents and shipping lines
  • Export documentation
  • Taking bookings
  • Keeping customers advised and updated at all stages of the export process
  • Invoicing and administration
  • Rate negotiations with providers

Skills/Experience

  • Air and Ocean export experience gained within a freight forwarding environment (minimum 2/3 years)
  • A good knowledge of Air Freight and Ocean Freight Export procedures and documentation
  • Strong knowledge of Air and Ocean documentation
  • A clear and confident communicator
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Some knowledge of imports would be an advantage