Full Time
Lagos
Posted 1 week ago

A leading company operating across diverse business sectors in Nigeria is looking hire Shipping Officers.

  • Key Responsibilities
  • Ensure compliance of the Freight Forwarding processes with Company rules and all applicable laws and regulation
  • Ensure that all safety requirements such as certifications, identifications, etc. are fully complied as per company requirements and local government regulations
  • Organize, structure, coordinate and report gaps on company referential compliance in Freight Forwarding activities
  • Ensure the good administration and filing of all the Freight Forwarding documents in line with the applicable procedures
  • Consolidate the planning related to shipments and customs clearance of goods
  • Coordinate international logistics from material origin across the world to delivery at reception facility in Nigeria under the guidance of the Nigerian Law / regulations and in compliance to the company rule.
  • Supervise and monitor the Freight Forwarding officers to ensure adherence to the statutory requirements.
  • Liaise with Base Logistics, reception and warehousing personnel to ensure efficient operations and cargo deliveries
  • Liaise with the banks and government appointed shipment inspection agents on every shipment for appropriate duty payment classification in conformance to the statutory requirement
  • Liaise effectively with government agencies (eg: NAFDAC, Customs, NPA) to secure relevant permits and approvals for importation activities
  • Ensure appropriate and correct shipping documents are obtained from the suppliers, freight forwarders, airlines, banks, government appointed pre-shipment inspection agents, etc.
  • Ensure that all import activities and shipping documentation are transacted and updated
  • Participates in shipping contracts, procedures and policy formulation

Key Requirements:

  • Practical and hands-on experience processing Mform, Letters of credit, SON (Standard Organization Of Nigeria) online Applications, shipping documents and other related import clearing operations
  • 3 – 4 years relevant experience in a multi-national company.
  • Communication and Computer skills (Excel and Words) are highly essential.
  • Exposure to NAVISION software is an added advantage
  • Not more than 35 years of Age

How to Apply:

Send CVs to cvgurunigeria@yahoo.com
Please note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted

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Manufacturing / Production

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