There is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic freight forwarder to join the Seafreight operations in Port Elizabeth. He / she will be responsible for the planning and execution of Seafreight shipments, excellent customer service, managing of files from inception to closure, monitoring of vessel movement and the forwarding and clearing of cargo.
Engagement with the insurance department as well as all relevant statutory bodies will be expected.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to :
Matric Certificate is essential and any post-matric industry qualification will be a distinct advantage
Minimum of 3 to 5 years of practical experience in Seafreight operations with a freight forwarder
Demonstrated understanding of operational legislation and processes e.g. Incoterms, Bill of
Landing, Customs clearing, Duties and VAT, etc.
A good command of the English language (both written and spoken) is essential for this role.
Advanced MS Office proficiency (Excel, Outlook and Compu-clearing a distinct advantage).
Proven ability to prioritise tasks and work under pressure.
Demonstrated ability to build and retain excellent client relationships.
Meticulous attention to detail.
Driven to provide customer service excellence and deal with customer queries effectively