Key Account Operator

  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Location: Felixstowe
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Discipline: Import Entry Clerk
  • Employment: Permanent
Ref: VAC-11968


Job Description

Our client is looking for a Key Account Operator who will be required to complete and input via EDI systems and customs entries for cargo arriving through UK ports – mainly CFSP entires but training can be given if needed.

This role is Monday to Friday full time between 09.00 and 17.30.

Ideally the candidate will work in an organised and timely manner to ensure all documentation is correctly completed and presented within specific time frames. Must be good at all forms of communication to ensure customers are kept up to date and informed of costings and any issues which may cause cargo to be delayed as well as to report such issues to the manager or departmental head.

Must have an eye for detail as you will be updating DATA into the key account ‘in house’ system so accuracy is needed at all times. You will need to abide to the Compliance Policies and Prcedures of the company and take reasonable care of yours and other peoples Health and Safety in the workplace as well as reporting any hazards that may put anyone at risk. Additional tasks and duties will be carried out as requested by your manager.

You will be expected to build good working relationships internally and externally within the company.

Our client is looking for someone with experience in customs CFSP entires and simple Home Use clearance would be desirable but isnt essential. Strong customer service skills are essential as well as the ability to make descisons and manage high work loads to ensure deadlines are met.

You must have a basic level of word and excel and have the minimum standard GCSEs in English and maths.