Freight Forwarding

Freight Operations Manager (Air & Ocean)

Posted on:

Friday 3rd May 2024

Overview of role:



We are recruiting a Freight Operations Manager for our client a leading Irish owned import and export logistics company based in Dublin North.

You will be responsible for overseeing the overall operation of both the air and ocean freight imports and exports department.




  • Plan, organise and execute air and ocean freight support activities such as order processing, order scheduling, and timely updating of transactions within the system
  • Negotiating rates
  • Account Management
  • Day-to-day dealing with hauliers and shipping lines
  • Completing customs clearance entries
  • Monitor shipment status proactively and address issues promptly
  • Ensure compliance with company and international regulations for all shipments and customs requirements
  • Arrange billing and record profit margin on consignments
  • Work closely with the team to deal with any issues that may arise
  • Work with airlines, shipping lines and agents on shipment updates & rates




  • 4-5 years’ experience working in a senior air & ocean freight position essential in the Irish market
  • Hands on experience with direct communication & dealings with Domestic & International hauliers and short sea & deep sea shipping lines
  • Strong Leadership skills
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills & attention to detail
  • Customer focused and a friendly disposition



Salary €55k to €60k.


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