Inside Sales / Customer Service - Ocean Freight

Recruiter
Smartway2Recruit Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title : Inside Sales / Customer Services Ocean Freight

Location : Manchester

Reports to : Operations Director /

Business Development Director

Our Client is a well known Freight Forwarder, involved in the movement of both general cargo, project cargo and specialises in end-to-end supply chain management. Genuinely global, they own offices in the Middle East, Far East, Mainland Europe and the UK, and also have a worldwide network of like-minded independent partners. They are currently looking to source an Inside Sales / Customer Service person to work alongside their Ocean Freight Department in Manchester.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Previous Freight Industry experience
  • Knowledge of Ocean Export/Import procedures and practices an advantage
  • Experience in negotiating or preparing rates and issuing quotations to clients
  • Good IT and reporting skills
  • Good communicator, both verbal and written
  • Ability to organise and work as part of a small busy team

Main Duties

  • Processing Quotation requests
  • Follow up on quotes issued by Sales, Operations & Management
  • If required assist with ongoing sales & marketing campaigns and annual events
  • Adhere to company policies at all times

Standard Hours of Work

  • Monday - Friday, 0900-1730 hrs
  • Salary: £20,000 pa