Ref: HM43344

Import Operation Clerk – West London (Ref: HM43344)

Sector Supply Chain/Logistics/Import Export
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location London
Salary (Annual) £22,000 - 26,000 / Year
Benefits Yes
West London based logistics services provider is looking for an Import Operation Clerk to join them ASAP.
West London based logistics services provider is looking for an Import Operation Clerk to join them ASAP.

The company have separate Air/Sea Import/Export staff, the ideal candidate will have freight forwarding experience, ideally live local to West Drayton or within the Heathrow area

Key Responsibilities:
- Air freight, Sea freight and Road Freight imports and Customs clearances
- Handling sea/air shipments
- Speaking to customers on a daily basis
- Liaising with airlines, handling agents, transports, Customs, overseas offices, and shipping lines
- Raising files, documents and invoices
- Arranging deliveries

Key Skills:
- At least 3-4 years hands-on operational freight forwarding experience
- Good working knowledge of logistics, airlines, shipping
- Import Customs entry experience
- Must be a quick learner and be willing to learn all areas of the operation
- Be able to demonstrate a good level of work efficiency and accuracy
- Someone who enjoys working in a team and can cooperate well with other team members
- Professional customer service skills
- Professional communicator (fluent English: reading, writing, speaking, polite telephone manner, emails)
- Japanese language would be advantageous
- Commercial awareness, understanding of basic profit/loss

What the company offer:
- Full training in all areas of the operation
- BIFA-certified training
- Opportunities for professional development and progression
- Being part of a strong and fun team
- Opportunity to be part of a growing office in a well-established global organisation
- Salary 22,000 - £26,000 per annum
- The company won’t be able to provide work permit
Updated: 7 days ago
Ref: HM43344