Experienced Export Assistant who is well-versed on customs paperwork and procedures. Adept at accurately fillling out customs paperwork, utilising computer inventory software and maintaining contact with clients throughout customs process. Specialises in exporting commodities and small goods.
Extensive domestic and international logistics experience
Able to work with a wide variety of computer software platforms
Excellent team player and willling to share information with co-workers
Dependable employee who can work any shift
Speaks three languages fluently
Able to interpret complex instructions
September 2009 to July 2014 International Air Shipping-Manchester, UK Export Assistant
Responsible for keeping all shipping manifests matched up with customs paperwork in the proper files.
Assisted in contacting various shipping authorities and making proper international shipping arrangements.
Assisted in developing quotes for clients that compared air shipping rates to sea shipping rates.
December 2004 to September 2009 Priority Freight-Manchester, UK Export Assistant
Assisted in maintaining complicated filling system for customs reports and shipping manifests.
Responsible for taking incoming calls from clients and gathering the necessary information to generate a quote.
Often called on to do research projects to determine the historical shipping rates for large items.
June 1998 to December 2004 We Deliver-Manchester, UK Export Assistant
Responsible for adding chronological numbers to all customs forms.
Assisted in reviewing shipping manifests to make sure that they were complete.
Assisted in organising files for each shipping customer.
1998 The Technical School of the Valley, London, England, UK, Associate’s Degree, Logistics