Air Freight Exports Clerk

Recruiter
Freight Personnel
Location
Manchester
Posted
14 Jun 2018
Closes
09 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

With 25,000 employees at 620 locations in 98 countries, our client is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight and contract logistics businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based supply chain managements services.

Our client is now looking for an Air Exports operator based at their busy Office at Manchester Airport Based in the busy air freight exports department your role will involve..

Investigating and planning the most appropriate route for a shipment, taking account of the nature of the goods, cost, transit time and security.
Arranging appropriate packing, taking account of climate, weight, nature of goods and cost, and the delivery of goods at their final destination.
Negotiating airfreight rates, transportation and handling costs where necessary.
Obtaining, checking and preparing documentation to meet customs and insurance requirements, packing specifications, and compliance with overseas countries regulations and fiscal regimes;
Investigating if consolidation services by air, suit smaller shipments.
Liaising with transport to move goods in accordance with customer requirements.
Ensuring that all necessary documentation is completed accurately and in a speedy manner.
Advising the customer receives flight shipment details as soon as they are known.
Invoicing customers accurately in line with agreed rates and quotations as soon as a job has been completed.

To apply for this role you will have some experience gained in an Air Freight Forwarding environment. You will have expereince of air freight procedures. The ability to work to demanding deadlines. Excellent telephone manner and communication skills. Computer literate
IATA DG and Level D Aviation security (Preferred)

Benefits:

£22,000-25,000 basic salary

Healthcare After Qualifying Period
Pension up to 5% After Qualifying Period
Life Insurance

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