Logistics Officer - International Trade - Communications Our client based in the Vaal (Vanderbijlpark / Vaalpark) has a permanent position available for a person with the following : This incumbent will provide operational support, and coordinate outsourced services to clients in International Markets such as USA, Australia, and New Zealand
Relevant tertiary degree (B Com Commercial Law, B Com Law, B Com Logistics).
Fully bilingual (Afrikaans and English).
High proficiency in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Ability to maintain high standards under pressure.
Experience in the agricultural industry would be advantageous.
Duties & responsibilities will include, but not limited to : Coordinate internal value chain activities to ensure tangible / measurable deliverables in each area.
Attend meetings and drive action lists arising from meetings.
Ensure client request are actioned by allocating relevant resources to tasks.
Provide regular feedback to clients and address all enquiries.
Ensure agreed upon deadlines are met.
Act as a central point of contact to international clients.
Translate client needs into actionable tasks.
Proactively identify, analyse, and solve problems.
Liaise with import and export agents and service providers.
Management of related documentation.
Process quotations and the follow up on quotations.
Ensuring successful execution of shipments by road, sea, and airfreight.
Maintain customer satisfaction and ensure smooth documentation flow by adherence to administration procedures.
A successful candidate will be self-motivated, organised and results driven, have excellent interpersonal skills, can think innovatively, and has sound knowledge of imports and exports.