Sea Freight Operations – LCL

Position: Sea Freight Operations – LCL

Location: Wythenshawe, Manchester

Salary: up to £35,000 (DOE)

This is more than your standard operator role, it is working for a forward-thinking industry leader; A company that has a fantastic culture and believes in respecting customers, colleagues and suppliers alike. Our client is the largest employee-owned logistics Company in the world.

We are seeking a skilled LCL Sea Freight Import Operator to join their dynamic team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for coordinating and managing the importation of Less than Container Load (LCL) shipments via sea freight. You must have a strong background in freight forwarding operations, with experience dealing with LCL sea freight imports, import regulations and customs clearance procedures.

Your key responsibilities as an Import Coordinator – Sea & Road Freight:

  • Complete start-to-finish import consignments via sea freight
  • Responsible for the day to day running of allocated LCL import trades
  • Create bookings from the origin
  • Provide freight rates, quotes and pricing solutions for customers
  • Responsible for the day to day running of allocated LCL import trades
  • Liaise with overseas agents, shipping lines and various carriers
  • Track and update shipment statuses in the company’s system and provide regular updates to clients
  • Complete import customs entries via CDS
  • Ensure compliance with import regulations and trade compliance laws


  • 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Birthday off
  • Salary up to £35,000 (DOE)
  • Hybrid working
  • Company pension contribution
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Long service sabbatical
  • Contractual sick pay
  • Team builder events
  • Enhances Maternity & Paternity leave
  • Pizza Fridays
  • Paid volunteer days
  • Day off for child’s first day at primary school
  • Free access to corporate memberships
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Plus various other benefits


WR Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for all vacancies in the logistics industry. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Location England
Job titleSea Freight Operations – LCL
Salary £27000 - £35000
Consultant Charmaine Boyce
Consultant Phone 02394004725
Consultant Email
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