Ocean Freight Manager

  • Company:
    Pivotal Solutions
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
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Category :Logistics/TransportationLocation/City :BC – VancouverCountry/Locale :CanadaJob Type :PermanentOcean Freight ManagerOur client, a large international 3 rdparty logistics company, is currently searching for an Ocean Freight Manager to join their team in Vancouver, BC. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with an amazing group of people!Responsibilities:Provide excellent customer service and client inquiries, concerns and complaintsLead the import/export operation for the ocean freight division.Coordinate duties, establish schedules, select, develop, train and evaluate division staff.Respond to overseas enquiries, and troubleshoot.Provide shipment information for customers and support the sales department in negotiating rates and quotes for services.Provide on-going training and assistance to new and existing staffComply with all safety policies, practices and procedures.Report all unsafe activities to management and/or Human Resources.Skills and Qualifications:Formal Academic Training in related field (CITT or CIFFA preferred) and more then 10 years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business documents. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.Ability to effectively present informationAbility to work with mathematical conceptsProficient computer skills including electronic mail, record keeping, routine database activity, Word, Excel, graphics, etc.