air freight manager in eastern suburbs melbourne

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eastern suburbs melbourne, victoria
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transport & logistics
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About the company

Large privately owned Australian Freight Forwarding company situated in the south eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

Strong relationships and their own offices throughout China, South East Asia & Hong Kong and many other parts of the globe.

Modern open office plan with a very inviting and motivational nature between directors and staff.

About the role

Due to a team member moving to the northern suburbs, a management position has opened up for a hands on import and export air freight expert looking after a small team of 3.

Commercial sense and negotiation skills a must for this role to help on visits to clients and carriers.


  • Covering Import and Export Air duties form bookings to operations (no cartage)
  • Setting KPI’s for team
  • Setting SOP’s for new clients
  • Hands on management approach looking after your own port folio of clients
  • Liaising with overseas offices and carriers on a daily basis

Skills & experience

  • Experience in air freight operations within forwarding
  • Management or leadership experience advantageous
  • Both import and export experience within forwarding
  • DG & RACCA
  • EDI/Cargowise experience


  • Development into offices around the globe as well as senior management aspirations
  • Laptop and mobile
  • Open office plan with a “no door” director office set up, where they are in amongst it with everyone so you all feel part of a team.
  • Strong office culture where nearly all staff have been with the company for 5+ years (some with 10-15+ years).

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

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


freight forwarding, air freight, import, export, logistics, supply chain, south east melbourne, edi, cargowise, cw1


freight forwarding, air freight, import, export, logistics, supply chain, south east melbourne, edi, cargowise, cw1

educational requirements

Primary School/Junior High