Ocean Freight Forwarder


A global logistics provider now requires an experienced Ocean Freight Forwarder to join their busy team.

This position involves working in the ocean freight department, organising customer import/export shipments by ocean to global destinations. 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.


Import Duties & Responsibilities:

  • 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.


Export Duties & Responsibilities:

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


Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1-2 years Ocean Freight experience  
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Detailed knowledge of Irish Customs Procedures
  • Previous experience with Word, Excel, Windows, Email & other PC based Software

Permanent, Full-time, 


For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Nicola Murphy on 021 233 9200 / nicola@logiskills.ie

Please note that your application for 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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