Airfreight Operations (Import & Export)

Airfreight Operations (Import & Export)

Job Title: Airfreight Operations (Import & Export)
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney
Reference: 2448406
Contact Name: Renee Hooper
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2021 11:33

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global freight forwarding company who offer end-to-end logistics service completely in-house to their customers.
Due to continued growth and success they are seeking an experienced Airfreight Operator to look after end-to-end operational duties for import & export shipments. They are interested in people who desire a long term career and willingness to develop as the business continues to grow.

Duties and responsibilities include:
  • Process job registrations and pre-alerts
  • Air cargo automation
  • Coordinate airport retrievals to bond store including check-in & reporting of discrepancies
  • Collection & handover of delivery orders
  • Receiving bookings for export shipments
  • Booking freight with airlines
  • Coordinating pick up and deliveries of freight
  • Preparing export documentation & complete export entries (EDN)
  • Finalise job invoices and costs
  • Ensure airline security arrangements and procedures are met
  • Tracking and status updates of flight arrivals/departures
  • Ensure dangerous good/hazardous guidelines are met
  • Negotiate freight rates with airlines and co-loaders
  • Preparing quotations for clients and overseas agents
  • Liaise and maintain relationships with clients, overseas agents, airlines, freight forwarders and internal departments 
To be an eligible applicant you must possess:
  • Solid industry knowledge of import/export air processes
  • Experience in Cargowise is highly desired
  • Good communications skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent organisational skills with strong attention to detail
  • Strong negotiation skills when working with airlines and transport companies on rates
  • Team player, have a positive attitude and have the ability to work autonomously in a fast paced environment.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to work for a progressive employer who places great emphasis on training and career development and recognises and appreciates your commitment to the continued success of the organisation.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online or for further information please contact Renee Hooper - mobile: 0455 485 826. 
People in Focus are specialist in providing employment solutions in Freight, Shipping and Logistics. Interviews can also be scheduled at a location convenient for you.

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