Freight Controller

Essential Requirements:
    • Matric Certificate/Grade 12
    • Clear credit and criminal records
    • At least 3 years working experience in a clearing and forwarding and/or logistics environment
    • Knowledge of Customs rules and regulations, tariff codes and documentation (Bill of Entry, cargo dues, VOC, refund jackets, etc.)
    • Good understanding of Incoterms
    • Experience working with Sea freight and air freight shipments
    • Understanding of international Import and Export requirements (GSP/EUR1/COO)
    • Experience working with Bonded Cargo
    • Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
    • Proven proficiency in MS Office Suite
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills, in English
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Ability to work cross departmentally
    • Extremely customer centric
    • Good problem solver
Desired Requirements:
    • Clearing and forwarding qualification
    • Cross border (Road) Import and Export Experience
    • Experience working on Compuclear
Job Tasks:
    • Coordinate Import and Export processes for select customers, serving as their Single Point Of Contact (SPOC)
    • Liaise with international agents and suppliers as part of the Import or Export process
    • Line booking, order processing and complete shipment control
    • Navis updates
    • Process customer shipment paperwork, eg: EUR1, GPS, COO
    • WE, XE and VOC entry processing
    • Generate Bills of Lading for lines to process for different customers
    • Daily, weekly and monthly status reports as per customer needs
    • Capture shipments onto in-house system (recovery and expected costs)
    • Assist in finalising of customer invoices
    • Capture supplier invoices for payment
    • Resolve customer queries
Due to the large number of applications we receive, it is impossible to respond to each candidate individually. If you haven’t heard from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.
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