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Bidvest Transport Administrator Job

Transport Administrator FTC 6 Months: A Key Role in International Logistics

Are you a logistics professional with a passion for transport administration?

Do you have experience in import logistics and a strong understanding of transport costs?

If so, we have an exciting opportunity for a Transport Administrator FTC 6 months at our Durban office.

Job Overview

As a Transport Administrator, you will play a critical role in our international logistics team, responsible for managing transport costing, data capturing, and communication with third-party service providers, internal staff, and management.

This fixed-term contract position offers a unique opportunity to work with a dynamic team and gain valuable experience in the logistics industry.

Key Responsibilities

Handle transport data capturing in Cargowise
– Calculate and complete transport costing as per individual client agreed transport rates
– Prepare costings for invoice-out import files and ensure all third-party charges are accounted for

– Ensure transport and depot/warehouse charges are recovered
– Update transport costing statistics
– Resolve logistics financial queries on time
– Communicate clearly with third parties

and senior team members
– Consult regularly with import client controllers regarding problematic shipping documents or queries

Requirements and Skills

– Matric and logistics-related post-matric training (advantageous)

– At least 2 years of experience in transport logistics, preferably imports
– Sound knowledge of seafreight, import procedures, and documentation
– Understanding of logistics and transport costs

Mathematical acumen to work with figures
– Thorough working knowledge of shipping documents

– Experience working with Excel and Word documents
– Strong interpersonal and communication skills

– Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
– Good general computer literacy skills, knowledge of Cargo Wise (beneficial)
– Fluency in written and spoken English

What We Offer

– A challenging and rewarding role in international logistics
– Opportunity to work with a dynamic team
– Fixed-term contract for 6 months
– Competitive salary and benefits package

How to Apply

If you are a motivated and experienced logistics professional, please submit your application, including your CV and cover letter, to [insert contact details].

The closing date for applications is 2024/04/23. Reference Number: BIL240403-1.

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to join our team and take your logistics career to the next level!