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Ocean Freight Controller

My client is a leading multi-national provider of logistics solutions to the automotive industry. They are currently undergoing a large period of change and are looking to identify Ocean Freight experts to join their team. The roles can exist in Nottingham.

Description

The successful Ocean Freight Controller will report into the Commercial Operations Manager on a daily basis. You will be working across a standard Monday to Friday, office hours, schedule and will be expected to undertake the following tasks:

  • End to end booking, pricing and quotations of manufactured shipments, primarily by means of ocean freight, across the global.
  • Manage a vast network of over 600 suppliers / carriers, whilst additionally looking to continual improve relationships and costings.
  • Responsibility for a small team of 4x Ocean Freight Expert (including PDR's, 1to1's, performance reviews).
  • Ensuring our customer receives only the highest quality service at the best possible price.
  • This role will also co-ordinate a variety of different shipments - OOG products, project forwarding shipments, AOG time-critical shipments.
  • Ensure financial, quality, safety targets are adhered to at all times.
  • Ensuring all relevant compliance and administrative procedures are following, along with customs clearance.

Profile

As an Ocean Freight Controller you will be required to have attributes and experience in the following areas:

  • 3+ years experience in Ocean Freight (ideally export)
  • IATA Dangerous Goods Certified is desirable
  • Experience of managing or co-ordinating teams
  • Freight forwarding experience, ideally managing a large sub-contracted carrier base
  • Fully fluent in customs compliance (i.e MAWB / HAWB / C88 / SAD / EUR1's etc)
  • A strong background in multi-modal freight is desirable with a preference towards air.
  • Commutable to the Nottingham area.

Job Offer

£28,000-£36,000

Advertiser
Michael Page International Recruitment Limited
Reference
13901412/001
Job Category
Job Type
Town/City
Nottingham
Salary
£28000 to £36000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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