Related Jobs

Dubai UAE » Shipping & Logistics Specialist

Shipping & Logistics Specialist

Mandatory
Dubai - United Arab Emirates
This Job has Expired
Company Details
Industry: Consulting
Description: Jobs in Dubai | Job Vacancies in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman & UAE
Job Description

Position: Shipping & Logistics Specialist

Date posted: 2023-08-20

Industry: Freight Forwarding

Employment type: Full Time

Experience: 3 years

Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree holder

Salary: AED 5000 to 10000

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Company: Confidential

Description

We ae hiring for the role of Shipping & Logistics Specialist – fright forward specialist

Role and Responsibilities: As a Freight Forwarding Specialist, you’ll play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth movement of goods across borders.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating with clients, carriers, and customs officials to coordinate international shipments.
  • Preparing and managing shipping documentation, including bills of lading and customs declarations.
  • Selecting the best transportation modes and routes to optimize delivery timelines and costs.
  • Monitoring shipments and addressing any potential delays or issues proactively.
  • Analyzing market trends and rates to secure the most competitive pricing for clients.
  • Providing exceptional customer service by keeping clients informed at every stage of the process.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of Dubai experience in freight forwarding or related logistics roles.
  • Proficiency in customs regulations, documentation, and international trade.

Skills

Technical Skills:

  • Customs Regulations: In-depth knowledge of international customs regulations, import/export documentation, and compliance requirements.
  • Shipping Documentation: Proficiency in preparing and managing shipping documents, bills of lading, commercial invoices, and customs declarations.
  • Transportation Modes: Understanding of different transportation modes (air, sea, road, rail) and their associated logistics processes.
  • Logistics Software: Experience using logistics software and tools for shipment tracking, route optimization, and documentation management.
  • Negotiation Skills: Ability to negotiate favorable terms with carriers, freight forwarders, and suppliers to ensure cost-effective shipments.

Soft Skills:

  • Communication: Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with clients, carriers, customs officials, and internal teams.
  • Problem-Solving: Skill in addressing challenges that arise during shipping, such as delays, documentation discrepancies, and route changes.
  • Attention to Detail: Keen eye for accuracy in preparing documentation, recording shipment details, and ensuring compliance.
  • Time Management: Efficiently manage multiple shipments, deadlines, and prioritize tasks to ensure timely deliveries.
  • Customer Service: Dedication to providing exceptional customer service, keeping clients informed, and addressing inquiries promptly.
  • Adaptability: Ability to adapt to changing regulations, market conditions, and client needs in the fast-paced logistics industry.
  • Analytical Thinking: Capacity to analyze shipping options, costs, and routes to make informed decisions.
  • Team Collaboration: Collaborate effectively with internal teams, clients, carriers, and partners to achieve seamless operations
Salary: 5000 - 10000 AED
Otherpay: Benefits
Education: Degree, Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time
Contact Information
Name: Lloyd Adi

⚠️Report job

⚠️Safety Tips: Never pay anyone for job application, test or interview. A genuine employer will never ask you for the payment in anycase.

Disclaimer & TOS: Semasocial is an exclusive platform that ought to help jobseekers. We restrict any endorsement that demand for money and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information. If you notice deception or fraudulent, send us an email at support@semasocial.com. For further details, please contact us »