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Import Operations Clerk, (Freight Forwarder)

Ref: VAC-1005133
  • Salary: £25000 p/a
  • Location: Ipswich
  • Industry: Shipping Agent
  • Discipline: Import Operations Clerk
  • Employment: Permanent


Job Description

Our Felixstowe client is looking for an additional member for their import/operations team
Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years experience working within the shipping industry
Duties will include:-
·Import customs clearances (FCL/LCL/FTL/LTL) sea & road
Assist with deliveries/collections made ex UK warehouse
Assist to keep updated storage records
Raise new job files 
Monitor shipment arrivals
Lodge original bills of lading with shipping lines
Pay import charges to shipping lines
Send arrival notices
Releases to shipping lines / hauliers
Arrange import deliveries (FCL/LCL/FTL/LTL)
Release UCNs to our hauliers
Check restitutions of empty containers
Self-nominate UCNs
Update deferment record
Create and print invoices
Check supplier’s invoices and pass for payment

Salary will dependant upon experience


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