Ocean Projects Supervisor

South West London Permanent £32,000 - £40,000
  • Exceptional growth opportunities in a stable environment
  • Project Sea Freight Team Leader

About Our Client

A freight forwarding and logistics company with an extensive range of services including Air, Road, Sea freight Services and Warehousing, Project, Customs Brokerage and Fourth Party Logistics. They also boast an excellent worldwide footprint.

Job Description

The Ocean Projects Supervisor will be based in South West London and will be responsible for:

  • Team Leadership
  • Be the escalation point for all issues within your team
  • Assist with the Month End process
  • Understanding of your Team's monthly P&L targets, and put processes in place in order to achieve them
  • Identify development area's and put corrective measures in place to correct them
  • Assist with performance review processes in your team
  • Provide training and mentoring for your team (existing and new staff)
  • Implement any changes
  • Assist with the recruitment of new operations staff within your team
  • Manage the Projects Operations process from start to finish
  • Book with and manage subcontractors throughout the shipment process
  • Manage all customs processes
  • Complete all billing activities
  • Customer relationship development
  • Create a positive working environment
  • Maintain awareness of forwarding and logistics markets
  • Ensure that the systems are used to create/maintain highly efficient processes
  • Ensure compliance with existing Quality systems
  • Increase efficiency & effectiveness
  • Ensure that invoices are posted within specified time frame

The Successful Applicant

In order to be shortlisted for the Ocean Projects Supervisor role, you should have:

  • Ocean Freight experience within a Freight company
  • Projects experience
  • Have been in a Supervisor/Team Leader role previously
  • Experience with handling flat racks
  • Experience with OOG cargo
  • Understand Financial disciplines
  • Live in a commutable area to South West London

What's on Offer

Staff benefits:
20 days leave (+1 for every year up to 5 years)
Gym membership discount
Ride to work scheme
Discretionary bonus

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South West London
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