We are working with a Blue chip company and who require a Senior Estimator in their Sandton Gauteng offices. This Company's ethos is one of integrity, respect, open honest relationships with an emphasis on client authenticity.
This incumbent needs to have a high sense of urgency as well as accuracy with regards to getting Estimates completed.
Must be self motivated
Needs to add Value with regards to Cost Comparisons as well as Tender applications and processes.
Ensuring Estimates are logged and cost comparisons are completed timorously.
Establish excellent relationships with prospective clients and service providers for bench marking purposes.
Excellent negotiating and communication skills are necessary when liaising with clients, Shipping lines, Agents, Transporters as well as port authorities.
Interpersonal skills will pay a vital role when liaising with internal departments as the company's focus is on Internal and External Customer Service.
A Tertiary qualification in the International Logistics field will be advantageous.
Min 5 Years Experience in imports for air,ocean (FCL, LCL and Breakbulk)