Export Air Freight Operator

23000.00 - 27000.00 GBP Annual + GBP23000 - GBP27000/annum
25 Jun 2018
23 Jul 2018
Contract Type
We are currently recruiting for an Export Air Freight Operator to join our airfreight team for a well-established Freight Forwarding company in Redditch. With a competitive basic salary of GBP23,000 - GBP27,000, the individual will be responsible for providing a comprehensive customer support service within the Airfreight department.

The role and responsibilities of an Export Air freight Operator will be :

*Work closely with internal and external customers

*Invoicing and job costing

*Good knowledge of export customs entries

*Regular customer communication

*Ensure all reports including internal and customer specific are completed within the deadline

*Resolve queries from customers and suppliers

*Operate within companies QA system

*Any other tasks as directed by their line manager

*Input freight monitor tracking information as required

*To carry out all department activities in accordance with industry best practice, ISO, standard operating procedures, regulatory compliance and H & S.

*To have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel.

*To maintain folders and files within the operating system to ensure data collaboration is available.

*To ensure all daily work schedules are completed in line with approved department procedures and deadlines.

Desired Skills and Experience for an Export Air Freight Operator:

*Ideally minimum of 3 years Export experience

*Knowledge of multi-modal Export processes

*IATA airway bills.

*Customs knowledge

*A high level of customer service skills

*Negotiation Skills

*Willingness to work flexible hours as the business requires

*Able to build credible relationships with others

*Able to work collaboratively as part of a team

*Effective written and verbal communication skills

*Ability to take responsibility for own workload

*Ability to work in a fast paced environment with variable requests being made

Export Air Freight Operator

Perm - Full time

Monday - Friday 8.45am -5pm

GBP23,000 - GBP27,000