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Trade Assistant / Traffic Operator

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
SalaryR300k - R250k
Job TypePermanent
EducationB.Com Degree or similar
ExperienceMinimum 3 years working experience

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Trade Assistant / Traffic Operator to join their dynamic team.

Minimum Requirements:

• B.Com Degree or similar

• Minimum 3 years working experience

• Proficiency in English

• Proficiency in Mandarin Chinese (will be a huge advantage)

Key Responsibilities:

• Written and verbal contacts with suppliers and receivers

• Co-ordinating the shipments with our customers

• Letter of credit negotiation according to contract terms

• Arranging for inspection, sampling, assaying and umpires of the various products

• Declaring quotation periods

• Preparing for all necessary documentation (holding certificates, Releases, transport documents, invoices etc.)

• Checking and arranging payments, claims

• Opening/checking Letter of Credit

• Arranging for documents and collection of payments

• Arranging for the various international transport by sea-,rail-, barge and truck

• Insuring the cargo/transports

• Checking and calculating demurrage/despatch

• Being in regular contact with brokers, shipping agents, stevedores

• Checking and up-dating various shipping positions, exposure cards etc.

• Working closely with traders and our various departments of finance, accounting, hedging and liquidation

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 724 7757. You can also contact Tracey on 021 555 0432 .

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful. Mass Staffing Projects offers a R1000 for any candidate that is referred and placed through Mass Staffing Projects.

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