Senior Import/Exports Estimator, Edenvale

  • Edenvale
  • Salary: R40 000.00 - R45 000.00 Per Month
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted on Friday, February 21, 2020
  • Reference: ES
  • Apply before Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 13 Days left

Vacancy Details


Senior Estimator (Imports & Exports)Non (EE/ AA)


Required Qualification and Experience


  • Grade 12
  • Minimum 6 years' experience in freight forwarding operations / estimates and pricing for both imports and exports (sea freight, breakbulk, road freight, air freight)
  • Advanced understanding and skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Incoterms Certificate
  • Geographical knowledge
  • General knowledge on Shipping terms and abbreviations
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Compuclear
  • Cargowise




  • Prepare multi modal estimates for both imports and exports timeously to comply with agreed timelines stipulated by client's requirements and company's SOP.
  • Drive sales by developing, identifying, and securing all relevant direct sale opportunities
  • Build value-based client relationships
  • Ensuring estimates are accurate and competitive
  • Proactive communication with not only clients but all inter-branch queries and requests
  • Identify and quantify all cost factors
  • Evaluate profitability per estimate
  • Work closely with the internal team members and external Sales and Service teams to ensure high customer satisfaction
  • Vendor service provider’s
  • Analyse estimate reports - failure vs successes / trade lane review / mutual office benefits and leads


Desired Skills


  • Estimator
  • Imports
  • Exports






Required Skills

  • Logistics Estimator : 5 to 6 years
  • Imports/Exports Estimator : 6 to 7 years
  • Senior Estimator : 5 to 6 years

Candidate Requirements


Logistics certificat prefably

Currently working as a snr Estimator

Min 6 years as a Estimator

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