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Job Detail

Export Sea Freight Officer

  • Posted: 11/17/2020
  • Ref No: TLP8705
  • Permanent
  • Melb - Western Suburbs
  • Solid Export Sea Freight Forwarding Experience Essential
  • Cargowise One Experience Required
  • Laverton Location

Our client’s excellent reputation is well deserved and stretches back many decades as a company who offer exceptional customer service and industry expertise to their clients. An opportunity has arisen within their Melbourne branch for a suitably experienced Export Ocean Freight Officer.
This position will see you taking full accountability for all aspects of the export process for your own portfolio of clients. Key duties will include:

  • Receiving and arranging export bookings
  • Organising the collection and delivery of empty containers
  • Preparation and assistance with export quotes/tenders
  • Calculating, preparing and issuing invoices
  • Liaising with clients, shipping lines, transport companies, overseas offices and agents
  • Preparing and issuing export documentation
  • Finalising and closing job files
  • Providing exceptional customer service to clients and internal teams

This is an integral position within a busy, challenging environment. The successful applicant will have: 

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in export sea freight forwarding operations
  • Exceptional attention to detail and follow through
  • Well developed negotiation, customer service and problem-solving skills
  • Solid working knowledge of the Cargowise One operating system
    Salary is negotiable depending upon experience and capability

To apply: Phone Lisa on 03 9335 4111 or email your CV to

All applications are treated in complete confidence.
Please note: Individuals who do not have recent export sea freight experience coupled with working knowledge of Cargowise One will not be contacted or considered on this occasion.

Job reference: TLP8705

professional and consultative excellence