Freight Forwarder

Time Type: Full Time Main Purpose: Client Liaison /origin and destination offices/border agents. Forwarding , import clearance and exports into Africa Minimum Requirements: Matric (Grade 12) Code 08 drivers licence(unendorsed) is a recommendation 3 years experience in the freight forwarding industry Roadfreight & import experience will be beneficial Duties include: Forwarding of cargo Liaising with origin offices / shipping lines Register shipments on Cargowise Work on Purchase Order Management (EDC6) Releasing of shipments (imports) Importing Invoices Costing / Invoicing of files Actioning reports Actioning Queries Tracking Updating Milestones Liaising transporters/border agents/destination offices Co-ordination of movement of cargo into cross border countries Ability to work overtime when required Own reliable transport to and from work Perform function with minimal supervision Additional job information: Must be able to work in a team environment Candidate must be well groomed and presented Must be able to organize work in urgency order Desk to be neat at all times Deadline is crucial and must be met Must be results driven and provide feedback timeously on reports Added advantages for this role: Previous experience in the freight forwarding environment will be advantageous Must have sound knowledge of outlook / excel Forwarding / Import and road freight experience (minimum 3 years experience) Knowledge of Cargowise / Purchase Order Management(EDC6) will be an added advantage
Durban, ZN, ZA