Airport Operations Representation

Job purpose        The purpose of this role is to ensure that freight and their couriers are looked after to the highest level whilst transiting through UK airports.  Based at Heathrow and reporting to a London office.

Key tasks             Air Freight Supervision

  • Ensure the secure and safe handling of freight while in transit
  • Supervise airline and transport staff while on site
  • Understand and implement the procedures that apply to secure cargo
  • Liaise with customs and airline officials at all levels
  • Collect couriers and freight
  • Update project managers on progress of their jobs
  • Provide a follow car supervision on occasion

Booking & Planning

  • Airfreight bookings and customs documentation
  • Freight negotiation with airlines
  • Occasional weekend work on a rota basis

Skills & personal qualities

  • Ability to cope with physically demanding role, as hours can be long and erratic at times
  • Ability to handle, move and secure freight
  • Self-motivated
  • Organised
  • Team Player
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Full driving licence
  • Previous airline or airport experience essential
  • Good computer skills – MS Outlook & Excel

Salary in the region of £28000 to £32000 plus O.T. and Call Outs.

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