Import Operator – Essex (England)


Import Operator – Essex – VR/21753

The Company & Role:

Our client, a logistics solutions and services company, is looking for an Import Operator to join their team in West Thurrock, Essex.

Import Operator Duties:

  • Dealing with daily groupage consols
  • Releasing cargo on CNS/ Destin8
  • Advising ETAs, unpack dates and updating online tracker daily
  • Liaising with customers , agents and warehouses daily with general enquiries
  • Invoicing rent and other ancillary charges
  • Arranging some deliveries
  • Port health holds
  • Container releases with carriers
  • Learning to rate shipments
  • Build close, strong relationships with all the companys customers and service providers.
  • General office duties.

Import Operator Skills and Experiences:

  • At least 2 years in general imports.
  • Good knowledge of CNS / Destin8.
  • Raising invoices to clients and accruing costs in the companys system (MultiFreight).
  • Ability to use their own initiative and as part of a team have excellent communication skills.

In return, the Import Operator will receive a salary in the region of £25k, depending on skills experience.

If youre interested, click Apply Now, or email your CV to our Shipping Team on

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering various areas within the industry as well as other associated sectors. We provide an expert consultative, project managed approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate. Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruits mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression. We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs. Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience.

If you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight industry, then please contact us to see if we can assist you finding your next career move.


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