Hours of Work: 9am to 6pm (some holiday cover 8.30am-5.30pm / 9.30am to 6.30pm)
About the Company:
A fantastic opportunity has become available for an experienced export clerk to join a well-established medium sized niche freight forwarding agent based in Colnbrook.
They work primarily within the aviation and media industry. Majority of our services are express airfreight, courier and road.
Our client has been designed to offer customers the highest levels of service in the most demanding of situations. The company was founded from our desire to provide hands on personalised shipping solutions around the clock ensuring delivery commitments are met each and every time.
Export Clerk Responsibilities:
* Communicating with customers, suppliers and airlines * Booking collections, organising & co-ordinating imports & exports * Making bookings with the airlines via phone, email and on line * Raising all freight documentation (MAWB, HAWB, airline delivery notes, labels, manifests etc) * Preparing documents for customs entry * Negotiating rates and preparing quotations for customers * Post-flighting, filing, processing supplier/Cass billing - general office duties
Export Clerk Requirements:
* At least 1 year experience either with a freight forwarder or courier company in the UK (Essential) * DG by air or road certified and forklift licence are a definite advantage * Must be able to work on own initiative and as part of an experienced team. * Attention to detail and the desire to provide excellent customer service is essential * Must have a full clean driving licence and own transport (for travel to work only)