Import Seafreight Supervisor

Import Seafreight Supervisor

Job Title: Import Seafreight Supervisor
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney
Reference: 3082806
Contact Name: Renee Hooper
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 16, 2020 14:46

Job Description

An opportunity exists for an experienced Import Sea Freight Supervisor to join this well-established Australian owned freight forwarder, located in Matraville.  The company offers a great team environment and excellent working conditions and the successful applicant will be responsible for end-to-end import sea freight operations. In addition to this you will be responsible for training staff and streamlining processes & procedures within the department. Experience in Airfreight Operations, preferably exports, would be highly advantageous and some international travel may be required.

Duties and responsibilities include:
  • Handling day to day operations for Import Sea Operations
  • Third party billings, invoicing and P&L
  • Overseeing a small team of sea & air operations staff 
  • Provide ongoing training & SOP implementation
  • Handling escalated operational issues
  • Liaising with shipping lines, freight forwarders, overseas agents, customers, suppliers and internal staff  
To be an eligible applicant you must possess:
  • Solid industry knowledge of import sea processes - essential
  • Airfreight Operations experience, preferably exports - highly desired
  • Experience in Cargowise is highly desired
  • Ability to lead and mentor staff, previous experience highly desired
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Efficient with the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Excellent data entry skills with a high level of accuracy
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. 

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