Shipping Officer

Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time Applications have closed

REPORTING TO
Business Head
JOB OVERVIEW
The shipping Officer will be responsible for all imports and exports documentation, coordinating logistics and efficiently managing all consignments including communication with suppliers, logistical organiZation’s and Authorities.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for complete preparation of import and export documentation.
Following through all the processes involved in the import and export of consignments from suppliers, transit, transporter and delivery
Liaise closely with agents and suppliers to ensure that cargo readiness matches with vessels arrival etc.
Tracking the cargo on a daily basis , scheduling shipments and planning logistics and updating Management on a daily basis
Preparing regular shipping and preparing reports for Management
Any other tasks assigned by management
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
Acceptable qualifications in logistics and freight Management / Clearing and forwarding
Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar field.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent administration and organization skills
Customer-focused
Strong computer skills
Integrity and leadership skills
HOW TO APPLY
To apply send your updated Curriculum Vitae/Resume to samuel.changwe@vamara.com.
Copies of qualifications will not be required at this stage.
NOTE; only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted
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