Air & Road Freight Import Operator

Position: Air & Road Freight Import Operator

Location: Farnborough

Job Type: Permanent, Monday – Friday 09:00am – 17:30pm (Approx)

Salary: £30,000 – £32,000 (DEO)

Our client, a Global Freight Forwarder, is looking to appoint an Air & Road Freight Import Operator with experience dealing with end-to-end import operations to join their team.

Your key responsibilities as an Air & Road Freight Import Operator:

  • Managing shipments on an end-to-end’ operational basis from quotation, execution and client invoicing.
  • Responding to quote requests in a timely efficient manner for external and internal clients.
  • Booking of shipments with carriers
  • Ensure data is accurately entered into all systems following company best practice
  • Resolving day-to-day issues with Clients and Vendors.
  • Proactive communication to both internal and external clients with any identified actual or potential service issue.
  • Responding to service updates and status updates as required by internal and external clients.
  • Liaise with airlines and overseas agents
  • Negotiate directly with air freight carriers to achieve best pricing


  • Experienced in start-to-finish operations from rate negotiation to invoicing
  • Must have prior experience working across freight operatons
  • Confident in managing own accounts and liaising with overseas agents and carriers
  • Comprehensive understanding of import regimes and understanding of Customs procedures
  • Comprehensive understanding of CDS/CHIEF


  • Generous Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Salary up to £32,000 (DEO)
  • Company pension
  • Free onsite parking

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Location Hampshire
Job titleAir & Road Freight Import Operator
Salary £30000 - £32000
Consultant Charmaine Boyce
Consultant Phone 02394004725
Consultant Email
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