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Sea Cargo - Assistant Manager / Deputy Manager



Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024
This role is responsible for overall Sea Cargo related activities of Region.
Tasks & Responsibility
- Commercial responsibility within his/her relation towards the team leader
- Daily handling of business cases in the area of sea cargo exports & imports shipments and delivering of shipments in accordance with the procedures for dispatching and delivering
- Contacts clients, agents and shipping companies, other freight forwarding companies and customs bodies in connection with dispatching and delivering of shipments
- Issues and monitors transportation documents, collects documents for dispatching and delivering of shipments
- Electronic data processing
- Coverage of insurance (temporarily or permanently)
- Composes records about damages and deficits of shipments and complaint orders
- Issues invoices of the accumulated expenses respectively transferring to the person in charge for invoicing
- Filing of business cases
- Makes offers to customers and partners
- Enters the data of new customers, partners and service provider and updates existing ones
- Generate sales leads
- Customer service, keeps contact with agents
- Compiles monthly bordero report for her/his relation
- Knowledge of the standard operation procedures/guidelines and systems like AS 400, S.P.O.T., LogSpace

Level of Education

  • Graduate
  • Special education in freight forwarding

Working Experience

  • At least 5-7 years in Sea Cargo

Special Knowledge

  • Computer basic knowledge
  • MS Office
  • English language

Personal Qualification

  • Team player
  • Dynamic
  • Commercial thinking
  • Initiative
  • Responsible