Senior Operations Clerk

Ref: VAC-10398
Posted on: 26/06/2024
  • Location: Felixstowe
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Discipline: Import Manager
  • Employment: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

A bit about the company…

Our client is seeking a Senior Operations Clerk for their newly opened office, which is part of a globally recognised team in the shipping and logistics sector. Renowned for their commitment to delivering seamless transportation solutions and exceptional customer service, this company prides itself on its innovative approach and robust global network.

As a pivotal player within the new office, you will significantly contribute to the operational efficiency and help maintain the high standards of service that our client is known for worldwide.

So what does the role look like?

Oversee daily operations and ensure timely and accurate processing of all documentation.
Monitor and manage shipment schedules to ensure customer requirements and delivery deadlines are met.
Coordinate with various departments to ensure smooth logistics and cargo handling.
Resolve operational issues promptly and efficiently, maintaining open lines of communication with clients and stakeholders.
Prepare and maintain detailed records and reports related to operations for accuracy and compliance.
Provide training and mentorship to junior staff members to enhance their skills and performance.
Stay updated with industry trends, regulations, and best practices to continually improve operations.

So do you have what it takes?

Minimum of 5 years of experience in logistics, shipping, or a related field.
Extensive knowledge of shipping procedures, documentation, and compliance regulations.
Strong IT skills, particularly in logistics management systems and Microsoft Office Suite.
Exceptional organisational and multitasking abilities to handle a dynamic workload.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for effective teamwork and client interactions.
Problem-solving mindset with the ability to act decisively in a fast-paced environment.

Here’s the package breakdown for you…

Competitive salary, dependent on experience.
Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance and pension scheme.
Generous holiday allowance.
Bonus opportunities based on performance.

Please submit your CV and a covering letter to [email protected]

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