international account exectuive - freight forwarding in Western Suburbs Melbourne

Western Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
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AU$ 65,000 per year
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job description

About the client

Australian international freight forwarding company making their mark against the big players in the industry. 70 staff Melbourne branch, 4 person CSR team. Strong internal progression push for staff into key accounts and sales. High intensity working office to make the day fly by. Negotiable $ for the right candidate.

About the role

You will be responsible for a list of small, medium large blue chip accounts from the very beginnings of the order. Build your own FCX and FAK boxes and units. Work with the other 3 in your team to consolidate your own boxes. Role available due to expansion and growth of clients.

Duties & responsibilities

  • Organising all air and sea freight routing for a portfolio of your own clients
  • Deal with small accounts and blue chip accounts
  • Daily contact with overseas and local agents, offices, and clients
  • Weekly and monthly PO reports
  • Quarterly client meetings
  • Quoting

Skills & experience

  • Freight forwarding experience a must
  • Strong tenure with past employees very desirable
  • Customer Service exposure within the industry highly desired
  • Dealings with both air freight and sea freight import shipments
  • FAK exposure
  • Purchase Order reporting experience within EDI

Whether you are well versed in customer service looking to eventually move into a key accounts role or currently in cartage or operations and wanting to take a step into customer service, this is an opportunity worth moving for.

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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