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Assistant to Import Trade Development Manager - Ipswich, Suffolk
Company Information Posted : 17-05-2018
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Job Type : Permanent - Fulltime
Duration : Permanent
Category : Transportation
Recruiter Reference : IM0518D
URL for applications : Click to apply
Salary : Competitive salaru
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Start Publishing : 17-05-2018
Stop Publishing : 14-06-2018
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Assistant to Import Trade Development Manager





Ipswich





Competitive Salary







MSC UK prides itself on being the ‘Employer of Choice’ within the shipping industry and we have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant to Import Trade Development Manager to join our Import Commercial team on our Far East trade lanes. The successful candidate will support the Trade Development Manager to maintain and grow the Trade. Reporting, quoting and analysis make up the main duties within this role along with maintaining databases and research to retain and develop new customers.





We believe the successful Assistant to Import Trade Development Manager should have the following skills:






  • Previous experience within an Import/Export environment is essential

  • Previous experience of reporting & compiling statistics

  • Ability to maintain high level of customer service under pressure

  • Excellent telephone manner

  • Time management

  • Strong telesales and negotiation skills essential

  • Ability to demonstrate a professional manner at all times

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages essential



The key tasks for the Assistant to Import Trade Development Manager role are:






  • Supporting the Trade Development Manager to maximize the growth of the trade

  • Production of various weekly and monthly reports

  • Complete analysis of trade/Intermodal/customer activities

  • Quoting and following up all rate enquires

  • Supporting the Trade Development Manager in the retention of customers

  • Maintaining all databases

  • Build relationships with customer base and MSC Origin offices

  • Telesales action to increase company profile

  • Research of Industry and customer activities



So if you feel that you are the Assistant to Import Trade Development Manager we are looking for then please apply now, all applications should be received by Thursday 31st May 2018.


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