Seafreight Export Operator

Posted 2 months ago by Red Recruit
Location Tilbury Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary Market related Sector Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation

Seafreight Export Operator - VR/20307

The Company & Role:

Our client, an international freight and logistics company, is looking for an Export Operator to join their team within their Tilbury depot.


  • Organising the day-to-day running of specific export operational duties for designated destinations for LCL/FCL Cargoes.
  • Liaising on a daily basis with departments and overseas clients and partners in an operational manner relevant to the trade lanes of responsibility.
  • Correctly and efficiently preparing, creating and executing completed documents relating to export consignments.
  • Attending to all designated destination export customs documents and facilities, via MultiFreight system.
  • Attending and responding to all received letters, e-mails, faxes, messages and other media in relation to daily operational matters.
  • Monitoring and reporting where possible, all export consignments within designated destinations to all UK and overseas sources where relevant.
  • Ensuring completion of all consignment tasks.
  • Becoming appropriately conversant in the regulations, cultures and laws of those designated countries served.
  • Being aware of and practicing, specific duties in relation to the legal movement of all hazardous goods.
  • Being aware of and practicing, cost effective, profitable, economical structures and methods of shipment where required.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Problem solving capability.
  • Able to be flexible and work long hours when required.
  • Able to work accurately and to deadlines and targets.
  • Excellent communication skills (Verbal and Written).
  • Able to work in fast-paced multi-user environment.
  • Strong decision making skills.
  • IT literate.
  • Must have 2 years Export Operations experience.

In Return:

You will receive a competitive salary dependant on previous experience.

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