Job Position

Freight Forwarder (Air & Ocean) - Dublin South

Reference
MS-4965-S
Discipline
Freight Forwarding
Position
Salary
Location
Dublin City Centre, Dublin South

Our Client, a Global 3PL now requires a Freight Forwarder (Air & Ocean) on a permanent contract. This position involves working in the freight Forwarding department, organising customer shipments by Ocean and Air to and from Ireland, from/to Origins throughout the world.  The job will entail dealing with all aspects of the service – dealing with ocean lines and customers, organising delivery of goods, invoicing & dealing with customs.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

Imports:

  • Customs Entries
  • Tracking and Tracing containers with the lines
  • Organising Transport On LCL and FCL shipments
  • Solve Customer/ accounts queries in a timely manner
  • Updating all Import/Export Files with the relevant data
  • Ensuring Customer reports are updated and completed in a timely manner

Exports:

  • Split docs & Check-ins
  • Post invoices & original paperwork
  • Update files with event codes
  • Customs clearance
  • Label & Book freight with shipping line
  • Arrange haulage
  • Confirm container shipped with shipping line
  • Working with the customer requires and booking shipments onto the system
  • Organise consolidations; LCL & FCL

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • 2-4 Year Experience in Ocean/ Air Freight - Essential
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Fluent in English - Essential 
  • Detailed Knowledge of Irish Customs Procedures  -Essential 
  • Effective Interpersonal Skills
  • Ability to relate to customers and internal employees at all levels
  • Ability to motivate and work in a fast moving, pressurized environmental
  • Previous experience with Word, Excel, Windows, Email & other PC based Software

 

Terms: Permanent, Full-time

Package:  €35K  

 

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Megan Scally on 01 832 6330 / [email protected]

Please note that your application to this vacancy will be forwarded to all the consultants in The Logiskills Group as you may be suitable for other roles that we are unable to advertise.

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