Air/Sea Freight Export Clerk

  • Location: Longford, Heathrow
  • Function: Import and Export
  • Salary: 24K - 30K / Annum
  • Reference: 12712
  • Job Type: Permanent
Airfreight/Seafreight Export Clerk - 25,000 - 30,000

Interested in joining our global freight client based in modern offices near Heathrow Airport? A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join our small but growing team in the UK.

Responsibilities and Duties

- The job entails arranging collections right through to the billing process
- Negotiating rates with suppliers.
- Preparing quotations.
- For Sea Freight Operations: Experience with LCL & FCL, Prepare, handle, and process documentation.
- For Air Freight Operations: Prepare, handle, and process documentation - including house and master air waybills, commercial documents, and customs/regulatory documents
- Dealing with Customs clearance, entries / NES.
- Raising invoices and billing.
- Dealing with all the administration in relation to exports

Qualifications and Skills

- The ideal candidate will be happy to work both alone and also as part of a small team.
- You will have a minimum of 1 years` experience in export air and or sea freight.
- Experience in import is a bonus but not a requirement.
- You will have experience in dealing with Customs.
- You will be a good communicator and able to deal with airlines, shipping lines, haulage companies, warehouse and distribution centres both by phone and email.
- You will have an understanding of NES.
- You must have the flexibility to travel abroad for initial training if required.
- You will be a good negotiator.
- You will be able to use your own initiative.
- You will be flexible with your working hours when required.
- You will be ambitious and interested in contributing towards the company`s growth promoting sales wherever possible.


- Sea / Ocean Freight: 1 year
- Airfreight: 1 year understanding

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