APL Trainee Operations Officer in Melbourne, Australia

ANL Container Line is an Australian-based shipping company, which along with its partners specialises in moving containers all around the world. ANL is part of the world renowned CMA CGM Shipping Group, which ranks 3rd in the world. ANL Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of ANL Container Line and is a leading Australian freight forwarder and supply chain management specialist, offering transportation services to and from the world’s major markets.

We currently have 2 permanent positions become available in ANL Logistics in Melbourne. Reporting to the Senior Operations Officer, your main responsibilities will be to -

• Ensure proper understanding of individual client service requirements and meeting the KPIs, including assisting with export and import documentation.

• Liaise and build relationships with shipping lines and with the sub-contractors to ensure they are provided with all relevant information to transport, pack and unpack cargo.

• Ensure that job costings are maintained accurately.

To be successful in this role, you MUST have -

• Australian citizenship or permanent residence.

• Sound knowledge of MS Excel and power point.

• Flexible attitude to work.

• Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with Australian and overseas Agents and tenacity to follow up outstanding matters.

• Ability to work without supervision.

• Proactive approach to problem solving.

• Discretion and confidentiality essential, given the access to sensitive planning / strategic information.

• Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.

• Ability to work under pressure, prioritise, meet deadlines, cope with changing circumstances and people.

• Recently tertiary qualified in International Business, International Trade or Transport and Logistics (preferred)

• Practical experience in freight forwarding/shipping line/transport background (preferred)

We are looking for a motivated individual who thrives under pressure and can work towards deadlines. In return, ANL and the CMA CGM group provide unlimited opportunities to grow your career throughout our wide international network. If this sounds like a career for you, we would like to hear from you!