- NAS Reference
- Annual wage
37.50 per week
- Working Week
Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:30 with a 1 hour lunch break
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
- Employment Type
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Wallis Shipping Services Limited
Description of Opportunity
The position would be suitable for someone looking to build a career in freight forwarding operations. You will gain experience in all areas of importing and exporting of worldwide shipments, ensuring all activities are undertaken to maximize levels of customer satisfaction and in strict compliance with export and other shipping regulations.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Colchester Institute - Apprenticeship Team
email@example.com - COLCHESTER INSTITUTE (Ref ID: VAC001787479)
Confident speaking and writing skills.
Accuracy and attention to detail.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent communicator – able to build relationships with clients and colleagues.
Good time management and organisational skills.
Able to plan and prioritise workload.
Essential: GCSE grades C/4, equivalent or above in maths and English
All candidates will be required to complete Colchester Institute's mandatory initial assessment process before being put forward to the company. This will consist of online assessments
Lots of enthusiasm.
‘Can do’ attitude and commitment.
Pleasant and clear telephone manner.
Good customer service understanding.
Ability to demonstrate a genuine interest in Logistics.
Colchester Institute – Apprenticeship Team manage the applications to this role and you will be required to complete our initial assessment process before your application gets sent onto the employer.
Please be advised that the closing date for this role could be brought forward or extended if this vacancy receives a high number or low number of applicants and/or the company recruit before the closing date.
Whilst there are possible closing and start dates should you be available earlier this can be negotiated with the employer.
Upon successful completion of an Apprenticeship, we anticipate this role would become a permanent Operations Assistant role, with good training and development opportunities.
Wallis Shipping is an international freight forwarder. Specialising in international ocean freight and airfreight for all types of industries.
Wallis operates from a Colchester Head Office with three other freight forwarding office locations in the UK.