We are looking to recruit an Export Specialist to join the operations team of our client at their office near Hamburg Airport. The position involves handling of worldwide sea export shipments from start to finish. The candidate will have excellent customer service skills and attention to detail as well as being an organized team player who thrives to deliver quality service to clients.
About the role
Your everyday tasks will include:
- Working within a team to organize Export Ocean shipments from start to finish.
- Customer Credit checking.
- Approving and uploading vendor invoices using in-house software.
- Creating customer invoices and sending POD’s.
- Rate negotiation with providers to ensure maximum profit per shipment
- 2-3 ( or more ) years experience in ocean freight export
- Fluency in German language, English language at conversational level
- Excellent customer service skills
- 100% team player
- Must be able to work with low supervision
- Common sense decision-making skills are required