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Sea Freight Controller (Tracking / Tenders / Payments)

Job Description:CA Mining Mining Review Africa
A global relocation’s firm and client of ours is currently in the market for a Sea Freight Controller to assist their Sea Freight Coordinator in the day to day running of the department.


  • Request sea freight rates to shipping lines on behalf of AGS branches and SOTIC move coordinators
  • Assist with tenders as far as sea freight rates are concerned
  • Develop and maintain sea freight rates database
  • Forward monthly and yearly agreed rates to Branches as soon as they are received from shipping lines
  • Organize some sea freight bookings when requested and follow concerned containers until release at destination.
  • Tracking of containers if and when needed
  • Processing online of BSC / BESC / ECTN for Congo, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Burkina Faso, Mali, Chad etc.
  • Invoicing of Branches for import documents processed for them
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly and weekly payment orders
  • This is not an exhaustive list of duties; some might be added to assist the sea freight coordinator in the running of the department.

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Matric
  • Diploma or Similar in a relevant field
  • Computer literacy and good flair for spreadsheets
  • Creditors account payable experience
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in an operational and administrative capacity

Contract Position:

  • Permanent Position
  • Market Related Salary