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Import Operator

Import Operator

If you have at least 2 years experience within ocean import operations and are looking for a fresh start, then this is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business in South Manchester.

The Job

  • You’ll be based in a lively team of operators
  • Timely and accurate completion of all ocean import activities for a lot of retail customers
  • Daily liaison with customers / partners / 3rd parties in the UK and Overseas
  • Responsible for the day to day running of allocated LCL import trades
  • Tracking shipments and regular liaison with shipping lines and carriers
  • Review supplier performance, suggest and implement change where necessary
  • Raising invoices for customers and agents
  • Monitoring supplier performance
  • up to £25K + benefits


About You

  • It is important that you have previous, relevant experience within ocean import operations
  • You’ll be used to working in a fast-paced environment, handling high volume imports
  • As with all roles within an important business, you must have excellent time management skills as well as a keen eye for detail
  • You’ll be committed and keen to get the job done – demonstrate personal drive
  • You need to be flexible and adaptable to change
  • You’d be working in a really vibrant team; there’s no room for wallflowers here – there is lots of banter, noise and stress at times
  • Able to commit to working the core hours of 9am – 5.30pm


Company Snapshot

  • A Global freight forwarder
  • We’ve placed lots of people here over the past few years and the feedback is great!
  • They are a very well respected and award-winning business who offer amazing career progression and personal development


What’s the process?

  • Send us your CV and if you’re shortlisted we’ll call you straight away
  • 1st and 2nd stage interview process
  • Ideally we need someone on board ASAP
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Job Overview
Freight / Logistics
Offered Salary
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