Self-motivated Cargo Manager who ensures the safe transport of cargo whilst effortlessly handlling multiple cargo management tasks. Adept at working under tight deadlines. Focused on quickly assessing staffing needs and allocating efficient resources.
Â• Significant experience with all aspects of commercial cargo activities Â• Sound understanding of cargo pricing through the use of MS Office software Â• Solid knowledge of state, federal and international shipping regulations Â• Ability to adeptly address customer issues in a timely manner Â• Familiar with Maritime Transportation Security Act standards Â• Ability to assess staffing requirements and prepare schedules accordingly Â• Exceptional organisational skills
July 2004 to August 2008 Manchester Imports and Exports Â— Manchester, UK Cargo Manager Â• Maintained productive relationships with existing and new clients. Â• Established training standards and procedures. Â• Provided training to new hires and ensured compliance with company policies. Â• Motivated staff and set realistic goals. Â• Assisted with the loading and unloading of cargo. Â• Performed freight scans. September 2008 to October 2013 Manchester Manufacturing Â— Manchester, UK Cargo Manager Â• Held regular staff meetings to identify and address employee concerns. Â• Occasionally operated cargo moving equipment as necessary to maintain productivity. Â• Scheduled regular maintenance and inspection of cargo moving equipment. Â• Coordinated with superiors and management to ensure that deadlines were met. January 2014 to Present Superior Air Freight, Inc. Â— Manchester, UK Cargo Manager Â• Established and maintained client relationships. Â• Maintained records of cargo handled. Â• Assisted with loading and unloading of pallets. Â• Ensured that all safe cargo handlling procedures were followed. Â• Maintained database of all employees and their contact info. Â• Managed the allocation of required equipment for special cargo loading and unloading. Â• Coordinated with warehouse managers on a per project basis.
2004 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK Bachelor of Science, Business Administration