Logistics/Import + Export

Operations Assistant Intern Needed for Sea and Airfreight Operations – Stipend Included!

October 10th, 2014 | Posted in All Internships, Business Administration / Management, Latest News, Logistics/Import + Export Tags:

Location: Melbourne
Starting Date: Immediate
Length: 16-26 Weeks

Worldwide Air freight/Sea freight Import-Export Seeks Operations Assistant Intern. The intern will be trained by our staff and then work with the team in our air and sea freight operations department.

The successful candidate will have a degree or be studying logistics or freight forwarding

You will gain a good knowledge of the manner in which shipments into and out of Australia are handled and all the necessary tasks entailed to import or export shipments. You will also learn how a bonded warehouse operates.

Your Tasks Will Include:

Splitting of airfreight documents
Liaising with overseas partners, customs agents and airlines via telephone and email
Data entering costs
Compiling out-turn reports
Arranging under bond movements
Pre-alerting clients
Updating data in our EDI system
Preparing Quarantine entries
Delivering goods and documents to Quarantine for inspection
Lodging documents at Customs
Collecting documents and goods from other agents and serving at our front counter.