Export Air Supervisor

Export Air Supervisor

Job Title: Export Air Supervisor
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney
Salary: Up to $100K + Super
Reference: 2866136A
Job Published: February 05, 2019 12:32

Job Description

This global freight forwarder is keen to add a seasoned Export Air Supervisor to their expanding operations team. To be considered for this role you must possess hands-on experience in export air freight forwarding operations leadership role/s in the Australian market.   
The role:
  • Negotiate with airlines on price and space allocation
  • Negotiate and distribute client sell rates
  • Improve processes to maximise job volume, productivity and profitability vs budget
  • Oversee consol/pallet building and lodgment
  • Encourage team members to increase efficiency in job volumes, invoicing and costing
  • Ensure team members complete relevant industry training and adhere to statutory authority obligations and responsibilities
  • Report on job discrepancies and recommend and implement corrective action disciplines
  • Attend client visits with sales team as required
  • Assist with HR initiatives as required
The person:  
  • Export air operations leadership experience within freight forwarding environment
  • Current Aviation Security and Dangerous Goods accreditation 
  • Hands-on, proactive and driven to make decisions and delegate where appropriate
  • Friendly, confident and empathetic approach to support, coach and motivate team members
  • Negotiation, presentation and relationship-building focus
  • Sense of urgency to efficiently complete assigned tasks
  • Team player with high degree of integrity and dependability
  • Positive, professional and mature mindset
  • Customer service focus
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Proficiency with IT systems including MS Office 
Are you ready to develop your current skill set with a professional and supportive employer? For your efforts you will be rewarded with a market-leading remuneration package and real scope for career advancement. 

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online or for further information please contact Andrew Waterworth - mobile: 0426 909 904. 
People in Focus specialise in creating employment solutions in international and domestic freight forwarding and logistics. Interviews can be scheduled at a location convenient to you.