Freight Forwarder, Export Air

About the business

DSV Air & Sea is constantly evolving and expanding with the global market. Working for the world's 3rd largest global supplier of transport and logistics can open up many opportunities for you to develop your career on an international scale.

An exciting opportunity now exists for an Export Sea Operator to join our Melbourne Branch. If you thrive on moving cargo around the world, meeting deadlines and working in a team environment then we need to hear from you!

If you have a passion for all things Freight Forwarding, and looking to grow and develop within the industry then we need to hear from you!

Job Tasks & Responsibilities

The position is responsible for arranging and directing the transportation and shipment of export consignments for one of our National Export accounts.

As an Ocean export coordinator you will be directing the transportation and shipment of export consignments from origin to destination by compiling, completing and verifying required documents in accordance with company policy and procedure and external body regulations.

Further tasks and responsibilities include:

Handling all Australia wide export operations and customer service queries
This will include utilising both Cargowise One and SAP
Processing consignments and associated documentation in line with clients expectations, internal SOP's and regulatory requirements
Cargo tracking, data quality control, invoicing and active file ownership
You will be set new challenges through our company's KPI's and the goals that you set for yourself
Maximise profit through strong supplier relationships and continued operational efficiency
Opportunities to present new and innovative solutions to improve our business operations

Skills and experience

Minimum 3-5 years' experience in export air & sea freight forwarding environment
CargoWise One experience is Essential
Ability to deal with internal and external 3PL providers
Valid Dangerous Goods accreditation or experience necessary
Certificate of Origin and Free Trade agreement experience through VECCI
SAP experience will be an advantage however not essential
National transport experience
An ability to plan and coordinate to deliver desired outcomes within deadlines
Ability to work in a team environment
High attention to detail
Great communication, customer service and numeracy skills are required.

Why work with DSV?

Truly global

We'll give you 75,000 colleagues in 90 countries all over the world. We're a global family.


We'll encourage you to act as if DSV was your own business. Our local branches work very autonomously and decisions are made close to the customer. This is what makes us unique, agile, and strong.


You'll join a group of highly dedicated people who strive to improve every day. If you like a challenge and a constantly changing environment then join us.


Our DSV academy will give you access to knowledge and training which will allow you to grow and influence the path of your career. We want you to realise your potential and reach your career goals.

We grow together

You'll be part of a genuinely fast-growing company. We started our journey in 1976, and since then we have expanded our market share immensely. But we have only just begun â€" the most exciting time to join DSV is now!

Informal environment

You'll be part of a dynamic and informal environment, where people speak their minds. This allows us to move fast, stay ahead and face challenges head-on. This is the DSV way.


We'll empower you to make a difference. We believe that people do great things, when they are given the opportunity and support they need to succeed. We trust in people.
Melbourne, VIC, AU