Documentation Officer - Limassol

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    Cyprus, Limassol

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  • Benefits:

    1200 gross monthly  x 13 Salaries

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Our client is an International Logistic company with offices in both Nicosia and Limassol and due to continuous growth , they are looking to recruit a Documentation Officer to be based at their Limassol offices and who will be reporting directly to the Operation Manager

Main Duties:

  • Ensure that all department policies and procedures are implemented
  • Coordinate with third parties to inform about transport process, pickup and delivery dates of good (by air or sea) according to customers’ requirements.
  • Coordinate with third parties for compliance of all shipping documents following customs’ requirements.
  • Follow up on departure and arrival of goods.
  • Follow up on the loading and discharging of cargo.
  • Prepare and submit shipping notes to third parties in compliance with customs procedures and regulations.
  • Prepare and/or assist in the preparation of shipping docs (BL/AWB/Cargo Manifests/ AMS & ISF filing etc…)
  • Coordinate with destination agents for a proper release of delivery orders to clients when applicable. 
  • Open & close jobs in coordination with the account responsible.
  • Open accounts for new clients in coordination with the accounting department
  • Issue invoices/Debit notes in coordination with supervisor.
  • Report to agent and supervisor all pending shipments (delay in loading, shipping, arrival, release, invoicing, etc..)
  • Submit bi-weekly and monthly statistics report to the General Manager.
  • Ensure proper filing of all company files and documents.
  • Prepare offers for personal shipment requested by clients ( LCL and FCL for Imports and Exports shipments)
  • The dynamic business environment might bring changes in job nature induced by new technology, new business lines, new regulations.
  • The company might require the job holder to carry out additional tasks that he will be trained and coached on

Education / Experience and Personality Traits: 

  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with emphasis on Transportation and Logistics
  • 3 – 5 years of experience in the Freight Forwarding field 
  • Positive attitude
  • People-oriented
  • Detail-oriented
  • Organized and efficiently manages time
  • Tactful

Job Requirements:  

  • Flexibility in working hours 
  • Knowledge of freight forwarding concepts 
  • Knowledge of all port authority procedures and regulations

Salary and benefits:

  • 1200 gross monthly 
  • x 13 Salaries

Working hours: 

  • Monday to Friday 8:00am to 16:30

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