Freight Forwarding

Ocean Freight Forwarder

Posted on:

Monday 8th May 2023

Overview of role:



We are actively seeking an Ocean Freight Forwarder for our client in the logistics industry based in Lusk, North Dublin.




  • Plan, organise and execute sea freight support activities such as order processing, order scheduling, timely updating of transactions within the ocean system
  • Deal with inbound emails, calls & queries liaising with customers and suppliers
  • Assist with KPI data and reporting updates and responsible for working on Imports & Exports
  • Responsible for assisting with Health & Safety and ensuring compliance
  • Add or complete the shipment details on the SF Shipment
  • Account management from the A-to-Z process will be required
  • Co-loader followed by proactive follow-ups
  • Work closely with the team lead to deal with sales enquiries
  • Work with shipping lines and agents on shipment updates & rates
  • Assist with the daily administration




  • A minimum of 2 years experience working in ocean freight forwarding in a busy logistics environment
  • FIATA or similar qualifications will be an advantage
  • Efficient MS Office skills
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills & attention to detail
  • Customer-focused and a friendly disposition
  • A team player with the ability to work on your own initiative


This is a full time, permanent position with a salary of €40K – €45K DOE plus bonus, pension and hybrid working.

Working hours will be Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.30.

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