Operations Controller: Office based role based in Felixstowe, Suffolk. Salary of £26,000 to £32,000 depending on experience
Jigsaw Recruitment are pleased to be working with this leading name within the Freight sector. Our client is looking to recruit an additional Operations Controller to join their successful and very busy team in Felixstowe.
A pre-requisite is a strong background in Customs clearance procedure & declarations, although I must stress that they won’t be sitting here all day bashing out Customs entries! The role is much more varied and interesting as they will be dealing with a portfolio of clients with varying needs.
The Role of Operations Controller:
Managing a varied portfolio of clients, Arranging movement of a wide range of freight on a global basis, Seeing the job through from start to finish,Completing Customs declarations,Arranging collections & deliveries,Providing quotes to existing clients, Ensuring profitability of accounts
Candidate Skills and Experience Required:
Minimum 2 years experience
Good knowledge of Customs procedures and completion of Import Declarations to a high standard
Experience of Ocean freight Imports. Knowledge of Exports and Air Freight would be advantageous
Knowledge of Port Health procedures would also be beneficial
Good verbal and written communication skills
Good Interpersonal skills
Good time management
Proficient in CHIEF, Destin8, CNS
For more information on this fantastic opportunity please contact Gavin Meakings at Jigsaw Recruitment