Sea Freight FCL Export Operator

Posted about 2 months ago by Red Recruit
Location Basildon Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £30k per year Sector Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation

Sea Freight FCL Export Operator - VR/19543

The Company & Role:

An international cargo freight forwarder is looking for a Sea Freight FCL Export Operator to join their team based in Basildon.


  • Manage export process start to finish
  • Issue quotations based on freight agreements with carriers.
  • Receive bookings from clients and issue confirmation e-mail.
  • Create customs entries when required.
  • Issue Bill of Lading Instructions to carriers prior to documentation cut. On receipt of draft B/L send to client for approval.
  • Ensure all operational issues are clearly documented in writing.
  • Close files after checking everything has been charged/costed and maximum profitability is achieved
  • Answer telephone in a timely manner.

Skills and Experience:

  • 2 years’ experience within sea freight exports
  • Good computer skills
  • Knowledge of export documentation

In Return:

You will receive a competitive salary of up to £30k.

If you’re interested, click apply now to send an up-to-date CV or email the Shipping Team on

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