Assistant Manager – Air Export

  • Full Time
  • Colombo

APS Logistics International - Sri Lanka

Company Description

APS Logistics International – Sri Lanka, is a leading logistics solutions provider, based in Colombo. We are dedicated to connecting people and products through innovative and cutting-edge logistics services. Our focus is on our customers, and by staying ahead of challenges, we support global trade and foster community growth. Our commitment is to be your logistics partner, empowering your business vision by delivering solutions that meet evolving consumer demands.

Role Description

This is a full-time on-site role for an Asssitant Manager/ Senior Executive in the Air Export Division. The Assistant Manager will be responsible for overseeing day-to-day air export operations, The role requires strong attention to detail, effective communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.

Job Responsibilities:

Coordination with Airline Carriers and Submission of Bookings:
• Collaborate with various airline carriers to secure space and ensure timely booking of air export shipments.
• Submit bookings accurately and monitor their confirmation and progress.

Preparation of Costing of Shipments:
• Calculate and prepare detailed costings for air export shipments, ensuring competitiveness and profitability.
• Provide cost estimates and quotes to clients and internal teams.

Experience in Handling Shipments for Leading Brands in the Apparel Industry:
• Manage and oversee the air export process for prominent apparel brands.
• Ensure compliance with brand-specific requirements and standards.

Tracking and Tracing of Shipments:
• Monitor the status of shipments through tracking systems.
• Provide timely updates to clients and internal stakeholders on shipment progress and any issues encountered.

Manage and Optimize the Air Freight Product Portfolio:
• Analyze market dynamics and customer demands to enhance the air freight product offering.
• Implement strategies to improve efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and service quality.

Work Closely with Sales and Customer Service Teams:
• Liaise with sales and customer service teams to understand client needs and expectations.
• Integrate feedback into the development and enhancement of air freight services.

Qualifications and Skills:
• Experience: Proven experience in air export operations.
• Knowledge: Strong understanding of international air freight regulations and procedures.
• Skills: Excellent organizational, communication, and relationship-building skills.
• Technical Proficiency: Familiarity with tracking and booking systems, and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
• Problem-Solving: Ability to handle complex situations and provide effective solutions.
• Customer-Focused: Strong commitment to delivering exceptional customer service.

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