Import Freight Forwarder

DescriptionImport Freight Forwarder
Coinbrook, Slough
Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00
£28,000 - £32,000
Responsibilities:
Maintain Operational Excellence:
* Understand the processes, documentation, and terminology involved in international shipping from time of purchase order issuance through the delivery of the cargo
* Apply industry knowledge and critical thinking to adapt processes and to create solutions in response to challenges both internally and externally.
* Coordinate tasks on the shipments to meet all customer SOP requirements: booking approvals, processing pre-alerts, governmental filings, executing delivery, ensuring proper invoicing, etc.
Facilitate Relationships:
* Collaborate with our international team members and third-party agents to ensure efficiency, excellent customer service and creative problem resolution.
* Build great relationships with customers, responding timely and following up on issue resolution
* Provide reporting and documentation support to internal and external customers.
* Participate in customer business reviews.
* Apply industry knowledge and critical thinking to adapt processes and to create solutions in response to challenges both internally and externally.
Required Qualifications:
* High school degree or GED equivalent
* Minimum of 1 year of Global Forwarding experience
Preferred Qualifications:
* Values a diverse and inclusive work environment
* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of programs
* Excellent communication, prioritization, and multi-tasking skills
* Proven track record of strong customer service skills, interacting with customers and being client focused
* Excellent follow up with customers and the network
* Critical-thinking, flexibility, and problem-solving skills to adapt to ever-changing tasks and customer needs
* High level of attention to detail
* Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
* Bachelor’s degree
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£32,000
Slough
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