account manager - freight forwarding in Northern Suburbs Melbourne

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location
Northern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
job type
Permanent
salary
AU$ 70,000 per year
reference number
90M0312260_1500012965
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job description

About the Client

Solid international freight forwarder with a strong focus in China and Europe are in the midst of growth. A new office in Tullamarine has also got the energy levels in the office up and can't wait for a new Account Manager to join their ranks.

About the role

As an Account Manager, your role will consist of looking after a small port folio of top tier clients from international bookings to operations and local delivery. Client meetings will happen monthly with certain clients and on an adhoc basis. The business is growing so your client list may vary to more new and exciting clients.

Duties

  • Organising a port folio of clients import sea shipments into Australia
  • Registering said jobs into EDI system
  • Orgnaising cartage for said jobs out to clients premises
  • Liaising with shipping lines and co-loaders
  • Liaising with local transport companies for bookings and timeslots
  • Daily contact with clients over phone email and in person
  • Daily contact with local and international offices and agents
  • Invoicing and SCA

Skills & Experience

  • Experience within freight forwarding industry
  • EDI experience a must
  • Recent customer service, import sea operations and cartage exposure
  • Air and Export expereince not a must but advantagous

Benefits

Expanding business and opportunities.

Trianing within exports and air freight if required

Get away from the corporate office and work with a family style set up.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact David Simpson on 03 9252 2177.

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