Shipping Specialist - Expert

Alfa Food - Heliopolis, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job

Main Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Check import/export documentation to determine cargo contents, and classify goods into different fee or tariff groups, using a tariff coding system.Contact vendors and/or claims adjustment departments in order to resolve problems with shipments, or contact service depots to arrange for repairs
  • Determine method of shipment, and prepare bills of lading, invoices, and other shipping documents.
  • Direct delivery trucks to shipping doors or designated Marshalling areas, and help load and unload goods safely.
  • Direct or participate in cargo loading in order to ensure completeness of load and even distribution of weight.
  • Enter shipping information into a computer by hand or by using a hand-held scanner that reads bar codes on goods.
  • Estimate freight or postal rates, and record shipment costs and weights.
  • Inspect and count items received and check them against invoices or other documents, recording shortages and rejecting damaged goods.
Job Requirements
  • Experience with shipping lines
  • Experience in Export and Import is a must
  • Prefer those who worked with shipping lines and or freight forwarders
About this Company

Alfa Food was established in 2008 in Cairo – Egypt, as an extension to Cosmopolitan International Trading Company that was established in 1991.

Alfa Food works in food industries and exporting the Egyptian agricultural crops.

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