Overview

Senior Import Account Manager

Senior Import Account Manager – Ocean Freight

Manpower are recruiting for a Senior Import Account Manager on behalf of an existing client.

This is a great opportunity to work for one of the leading and largest Freight & Logistics companies who operate worldwide.

Salary

Up to £33,000 per annum (Dependent on experience)Working Hours

09:00 – 17:30 Monday to Friday (One hour unpaid lunch)

Duties will include

Providing a valuable service in our Ocean Freight department, to organise the safe, efficient and cost-effective transportation of goods for Deep Sea Imports.
Handling FCL and LCL imports from the Far East and other origins on an E2E basis
Revenue Growth and relationship development
Liaising with customers, overseas agents and shipping lines
Booking in jobs on the in-house system (Azyra)
Arranging customs clearances / entries input and associated tasks
Dealing with any clearance queries/problems and resolving to minimise delays
Arranging deliveries
Invoicing and Job Costing
Handling import quotations

Skills / Experience required

Minimum of one year's experience in working within an Operations or Ocean Freight office.
Ocean Import experience is essential
A good knowledge of Ocean Import procedures and documentation
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to work well within a small team and use own initiative

Benefits

30 days annual holiday, including Bank Holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme
Employee Assistance Programme
Bike to Work scheme
On-site Parking