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Export Logistic Executive

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  • Tilbury, Essex, England
  • Permanent,
  • Other Specialisms,
  • EXPTilbury
  • 09/04/2024
Job description

We are seeking an experienced Export Logistic Executive to join our clients busy freight forwarding team in Tilbury.

Position Details:

Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 (Negotiable, depending on experience)

Type: Permanent, Full time

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with customers, hauliers, and carriers.
  • Coordinate bookings with shipping lines and carriers.
  • Schedule collections to meet vessel/flight deadlines.
  • Complete customs entries and raise export documentation and manifests.
  • Verify screening and check weighing completion with warehouses.
  • Finalize all necessary documentation and ensure vessels/flights are met.
  • Handle invoicing, communicate with overseas agents, and send pre-alerts.
  • Follow up post-delivery to ensure customer satisfaction and identify additional service opportunities.

Experience & Skills Required:

  • Minimum of two years' experience in export operations, preferably in both airfreight and sea freight.
  • Proficiency in completing export documentation, including checking country-specific requirements, and raising certificates of origin as needed.
  • Experience in completing customs declarations.
  • Familiarity with CNS and Destin8; knowledge of multi-freight forwarding software is advantageous.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills with a friendly demeanor.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel.
  • A strong and dynamic team player.
  • Excellent English and Maths skills.

Company Benefits:

  • Free on-site parking.
  • Discretionary bonus in December.
  • Staff events.

To apply for this Export Logistic Executive position, please submit your updated CV to southend@gap-personnel.com

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