Sea Freight Team Leader

Posted 19 days ago by Red Recruit
Location Staffordshire Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary Market related Sector Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation

Sea Freight Team Leader - VR/20030

The Company & Role:

Our client in Cannock, Staffordshire is an established logistics company. They are currently seeking a sea freight team leader to join their busy operation. You will be responsible for all aspects of sea freight shipments, working in the air and ocean department managing a team of 3.


  • Smooth handling of import and export sea freight shipments
  • Completing or overseeing completion of customs entries
  • Communication with UK customers and overseas partners/offices
  • Booking, tracking and updating of shipment milestones to relevant parties
  • Financial responsibility at file level / department level to include raising of sales invoices and passing of purchase invoicing in accordance with company guidelines
  • Compiling quotations, entering into CRM system and making timely follow ups


  • 5 years experience with sea freight quotations
  • Dangerous goods knowledge desirable although not essential
  • Supervisory experience
  • Excellent communication / organisational skills
  • Ability to produce reports and supply to the air & ocean manager
  • High level of accuracy, attention to detail and working to deadlines

In Return:

Working hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm. Salary depending on experience.

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