sea & air operations all rounder in Northern Suburbs Melbourne

david simpson, randstad
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northern suburbs melbourne, victoria
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About the Client

New things are happening with this Australian owned freight forwarder. Change is a good thing, especially when change turns things into an even more positive work environment and work ethic across all staff. This has, in turn, created new and exciting roles for those eager to take a step up in their career, whilst then creating opportunities for new team members to join the fun.

About the role

As an operations and transport all-rounder, your role is vital in the supply chain process for this companies clients. Mainly concentrating on import sea, you will also be covering export sea and air duties as well as import air and local transport for all facets of the business. You will also be covering customer service duties by organising all your clients shipments


  • Registering all import and export jobs into EDI system
  • Liaising with shipping lines, airlines and co-loaders
  • Liaising with local transport companies for bookings and timeslots
  • Making bookings for export shipments
  • Daily contact with local and international offices and agents
  • Invoicing and SCA
  • Organising bookings across the globe for portfolio of clients.

Skills & Experience

  • Experience within freight forwarding industry
  • EDI experience advantageous
  • Cartage exposure
  • Import Sea and air experience
  • Export experience desirable
  • Customer Service experience within freight forwarding industry


Willing to train in either air or sea freight, depending which you lack more of, as long as you are strong in the other.

Brand new purpose built office.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact David Simpson on 03 9252 2177.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


logistics, supply chain, freight forwarding, import, export, air, sea, customer service, cartage, edi, cargowise, cw1


logistics, supply chain, freight forwarding, import, export, air, sea, customer service, cartage, edi, cargowise, cw1

educational requirements

Primary School/Junior High