Kontak Recruitment
Kontak Recruitment is a dynamic recruitment agency based in Johannesburg. Kontak Recruitment offers a recruitment service assisting with placement of personnel on all career levels.
Kontak Recruitment values personal contact with employers, clients and job seekers as one of the most important aspects of recruitment and selection.
Kontak Recruitment manages the Job specification writing, advertising of listing and response handling including pre-screening and interviewing. References and background checks are completed on every candidate. Kontak Recruitment provides after placement service with a 3 month guarantee period.
Kontak Recruitment assists job seekers in finding their sought after position through our current job listings. We deliver a professional CV writing service to job seekers to ensure that theirs CV's are current, modern and fresh therefore being attractive to potential employers.
Whether you are looking for staff or looking for job opportunities, Kontak Recruitment has the solution for you. Contact us to find out how we can assist you with your recruitment needs.
Kontak Recruitment endeavours to take all reasonable measures to ensure that the job seekers referred meet the client requirements.
Kontak Recruitment works on a contingency basis which means fees are only payable if a placement is made with a 3 month guarantee period.
Kontak Recruitment provides quality recruitment.
Through our stability and integrity, we have carved out a substantial market in the industry. We are a customised outsourced service company, designed to provide a set of flexible, cost effective hiring solutions to clients of every size and industry. At Kontak we are committed to establish and maintain a positive difference to your staffing needs.
Our consultants boast with a total of 30 years experience within the industry. We understand that companies today require more than just skilled candidates, they reach for employees who are productive, exhibit positive attitude and have the ability to become part of their team.
We aim at building long term relationships that are mutually beneficial to all parties. We encourage an employment environment that provides equal opportunities for all. All Job listings and applications remain confidential protecting the rights and interests of all parties involved....

Clearing and Forwarding Manager (Jb486)
Posted date [2021-Jan-12] (ID: 76581)

Clearing and Forwarding Manager (Jb486)

Middleburg, Mpumalanga

Market Related


Candidates wanting to relocate are welcome to apply, relocation assistance provided.

Basic salary + benefits


Kontak Recruitment is currently recruiting a Team Manager for a manufacturing concern based in Middleburg, Mpumalanga to oversee the Clearing and Forwarding functions within the Purchasing department.


Minimum Requirements of Clearing and Forwarding (Export/Import) Team Manager:

Minimum qualification of a Grade 12 and a National Diploma

SDS Customs course / or similar course will be highly advantageous.

Certificate / Diploma issued by ITRISA will be advantageous.

Customs / Clearing and forwarding workshop/s will be an added advantage. 

5 - 10 years’ experience within a clearing and forwarding environment.

Good knowledge and understanding of shipping lines, TPT (Transnet Port Terminal) and TNPA (Transnet National Port Authority) compliances and processes, import and export customs rules, regulations and compliances, legal and ethical requirements of the shipping, clearing and transport industry, maritime shipping, sea and air freight, clearing and forwarding process.

Needs to understand various purchasing terms (INCOTERMS), government acts, road legislation, warehouse procedures, shipping and insurance issues.

Thorough understanding and working knowledge of the clearing and forwarding of import and export cargo.


Duties and Responsibilities of Clearing and Forwarding ( Export/Import) Team Manager:

Manage the import and export administration function for accurate and efficient data generation/reporting.

Ensure the administration functions are optimized and improved where necessary within the required lead time.

Ensure minimum time loss prior to the commencement of invoicing.

Reporting budget-related issues

Communicate any potential concerns with the Imports and Exports Area Manager

Manage the import and export administration team and administer the external contractors.

Manage the clearing and forwarding for all Imports and Exports.

Ensuring that all parties both internal and external adhere to both the company’s internal and the various governing bodies rules and regulation and that any problems are solved timeously to ensure smooth import and exports.

Controlling of the pre-checking of invoices and payment

All invoices that are received by service providers are checked for validity and then allocated to various order number or cost centre, recorded, and then handed to Area Manager for final approval.

Auditing SARS documentation issued on behalf of the company by the team or any 3rd party service provider, ensuring all paperwork complies with all laws and regulations.


Please email CV to b8lxy8(at)apply.simplify.hr  and quote JB486 in the subject line

For full job vacancy and to apply online https://www.kontak.co.za/clearing-team-manager-jobs.php



Job Title Clearing and Forwarding Manager (Jb486)
Post Details
Posted By Kontak Recruitment
Job Function Clearing and Forwarding Manager (Jb486)
Start Date ASAP
Salary Rmarket related
Location Middelburg
Phone No 0114313542
Website https://www.kontak.co.za
Email b8lxy8(at)apply.simplify.hr
Deadline 2021-Jan-30
Region Location -> Mpumalanga
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time Jobs
Classification Job Classification -> Logistics Jobs

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