Assistant Ship Chandler
A leading Procurement and Project Management Company in Cape Town is looking to appoint an Assistant Ship Chandler. The successful person will provide back-office administrative sales functions and will be reporting daily to an external company based in Europe via Skype/Zoom/Phone. Communication skills are critical with French Speaking being an added bonus. Very good English is workable though.
Data entry of quotes in client online systems & internal ERP; review of supplier proposals including control units and conformity to client requirements; verification of the currency to be used; application of the tariffs selected; transmission of quotes to the manager; uploading to relevant systems for submission on approval; close communication with Commercial Manager of relevant proposals on anomalies & applications; validation of client orders on receipt; and processing of orders to invoicing for suppliers & clients alike on ERP.
Skills and competencies:
· Knowledge of international trade techniques;
Language: Fluent English, French Advantageous
IT competencies: Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel. ERP system
Ability to work independently and meticulous
attention to detail
Ability to multitask and work well under pressure
Organized, reactive, thorough and adaptable
· Excellent communication skills, interpretation and capacity for initiative
Relevant experience in the administration of International trade; logistics and in Ship Chandling would be a plus.
Minimum of grade 12.
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