Procurement, Operations & Supply Chain

Import/Export Operations Specialist

Job Title: Import/Export Operations Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Salary: 14%
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Job Published: 30 days ago

A tight knit team with global backing, our client operates the breadth of New Zealand working with clients from a multitude of industries. In the past few years, this forward-thinking organisation have grown from strength to strength, by staying innovative and adapting to current supply chain and logistics challenges. As such, they are now looking for an import/export operations specialist superstar in this newly created role.

The Role:

Reporting into the Operations Manager, this role is predominantly export heavy, comprising of both sea and air freight. As a sole charge specialist, you will be pivotal to the efficient processing of imports and exports through the business and a key point of contact for your customers. Working with both internal and external stakeholders in this capacity will also provide you with the opportunity to contribute new ideas and projects to the wider business strategy.

Key Responsibilities In This Position Includes:

  • Processing of all import & export documentation
  • Processing of all invoices and payments
  • Liasing with external stakeholders e.g shipping lines, customers, overseas agents etc
  • Negotiation of rates (where required)
  • Pre-alert paperwork

About You:

You will have 5+ years of import and export experience within the freighting industry and know how to effectively manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment to achieve the best results. Working with multiple internal and external stakeholders, your communication skills set you apart from the rest. You will have passion and energy for the export industry and enjoy the challenges and complexity that comes with it. As such, you thrive in an environment where no two days are the same. Most importantly you will strive to deliver quality service to all your customers as you strongly believe they are at the heart of everything you do.

The Rewards:

Our client values the work that you do and doesn’t believe in glass ceilings. A culture like no other, our client will provide you with the environment, resources, and opportunities to further develop your skills both technically and on a personal level. As such, the opportunities to create new roles, move into different departments or be part of a succession plan truly are endless. On offer is a generous base salary in line with the level of experience. Our client has high expectations but working with an international giant in a pivotal role within the business comes with high rewards.

If this role is of interest or you would like to know more, please contact Varshaa on 021 192 7456 or apply now for more information.

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