Southampton | £4.86 per hour | 40 hrs per week | Business Administrator Level 3
Working week: Monday to Friday: 9:00 to 5:30pm
A vacancy has arisen for an apprentice import clerk within our family-owned and run Freight Forwarding and Logistics organisation. Based in Totton, Southampton, in newly refurbished, state-of-the-art premises, you will be a very important part of our team. this role will develop over a period of time as our company is an ever-evolving entity, so you will need to be prepared to adapt as the business expands – an exciting opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic individual looking to establish a career in logistics. 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension, uniform, and health scheme.
Whilst gaining an understanding of our import department and its functionality within the company, your role within the department will involve learning and the use of our computer software to facilitate our operations, a “hands-on” approach to operational matters, which include quoting, arranging, dispatching and invoicing consignments on a daily basis, customer services including engagement with the customer with the importance of accurate and timely communication both externally and internally. Liaising with our overseas agents and proactively monitoring shipments during all stages of the international movement.