Our client, a well-established Road Freight company is looking for an Estimator / Sales Support to join their team. A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Freight Forwarding & Clearing is a must! You will be required to have experience in all transport modes – Air, Ocean & Road. Company is based in Edenvale, JHB. The candidate is required to request landside & freight charges and must have experience in Customs Tariffs and Port Charges.
Duties & Responsibilities
Compile estimates according to client & agent requirements for all transport modes both imports and exports.
Request landside & freight charges from agents and service providers worldwide.
Ensure that the estimate charges correspond to Forwarding Instructions.
Quality check estimate on a continuous basis.
Knowledge of Customs Tariffs and Port Charges
Forward estimate to the relevant sales or client services representative to quality check and forward to the client.
Assist the Business Development team in all relevant aspects of their day to day activities.
Matric or equivalent of Senior certification
High level of Computer literacy
Knowledge of all transport modes – Air, Ocean & Road
Good administrative skills
Sound knowledge of Incoterms 2010
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Freight Forwarding & Clearing
Project Management Skills
Ability to work under Pressure
Ability to integrate with team members and a team environment
Sense of initiative
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