Junior Import and Export Officer

  • SARIA Recruitment
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Mar 13, 2023
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Job Description

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collect the validated full set of shipping documents from the bank and from the client and transfer them for custom clearance;
  • Setting up and systematizing export documentation, and handling communication with government authorities, shipping lines, and various vendors;
  • Ensure that LC terms are complied with and export proceeds are collected and applied timely;
  • Handle Purchasing insurance, typing permit, getting bank permits,
  • Update the payment status to the supplier, and give the proper instruction about documentation requirements to the supplier;
  • Identifying, contacting and establishing strong working relationships with buyers, suppliers, brokers, forwarders, transport companies, banks and other involved parties.
  • Ensure that the company follows the relevant government rules and regulations in its activities;
  • Manage communication with export authorities, banks and shipping lines for all required documents for our exports;
  • Produced all required documents for each shipment and monitored shipments to guarantee on-time delivery;
  • Identified logistics areas for process improvement and cost and time savings to ensure expectations are met;
  • Prepare and submit weekly updates reports of all ongoing shipments;


Skills & Abilities

    • Good time management and organizational skills;
    • Strong communications and computer skills;
    • Good understanding of import and export procedures;
    • Ability to understand air shipment processes.

Academic qualification

    • BA Degree in logistics, Procurement and Supply Management, Accounting Business Management, or related fields

Years of experience: Minimum of 3+ years of experience in a comparable position;

Salary: Negotiable

Submission:  Interested applicants fulfilling the above requirements can submit their CV and copy of their credentials through our email address job@sariaconsult.com

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