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Rate Quote Freight Clerk (Casual)

Advertiser: Freight-WorldMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
11 Feb 2019
Location
Melbourne
Work Type
Casual/Vacation
Classification
Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Freight/Cargo Forwarding

Freight-World is on the lookout for someone with energy, enthusiasm and a willingness to learn!

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

As a Freight Clerk you will be expected to check and email clients, shipping lines, agents and other associated parties for the purposes of arranging Rate Quotes for clients, overseas agents and prospects.

 

You will work closely with shippers and consignees to ensure any problems and anomalies are corrected. This will involve recording data appropriate to the task.

 

You will also be responsible for calculating charges, storage space and demurrage charges where required.

 

You will also assist the team through various marketing activities and social media campaigns.

 

We want to nurture you and provide you with a great place to learn, expand your horizons and be a part of one the fastest growing International Freight companies in the world.

 

To Be Considered For This Position:

 

Minimum year 12 VCE or equivalent required.

 

If the applicant speaks any of the following languages it is beneficial but not essential (Mandarin, Vietnamese, Cantonese, Spanish, French or Italian).

 

You will need to be a good communicator and be committed to a high level of customer service.

 

Excellent clerical skills are required as being able to manage files and maintain records.

 

General office skills are vital to this role.

 

You must be familiar with computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

 

Flexible Schedule – Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm

 

No experience in international freight is required.

 

Please detail within your cover letter why Freight-World should hire you!

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?
  • What's your highest level of education?
  • Do you have native or bilingual proficiency in any languages other than English?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?

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