Current vacancy in Guernsey Office: Freight Agent

Freight Agent.

Channel Seaways Ltd (part of the Alderney Shipping Group of Companies) is seeking to recruit a Freight Agent. This is a full time position of 40 hours per week with an immediate start in a very busy operations environment

Experience in the shipping/logistics industry is preferred but not essential. An ability to work on your own proactively with minimum supervision, the ability to pay attention to detail and a high level of accuracy and tenacity are required for this post. An excellent telephone manner, positive attitude, a quick learner, flexibility, a high level of customer service and an excellent team player are skills absolutely essential too. You will need lots of energy and the ability to multi task and work under pressure is essential as we are a busy team!

Candidates must have knowledge/experience in the following;

Microsoft outlook, word and excel

Ability/speed to learn new software systems

Ability to multi-task

Must be good with numbers (and be able to understand/ work with weights and dimensions) as will need to learn how to quote for shipments.

Some accounts knowledge could be of benefit

If you think you have what we need for this post please email for further information and an application form.

Closing date for applications Monday 30th September.