Junior / Senior Freight Forwarding Estimators

Job details

  • Johannesburg
  • Permanent
  • Full Time
  • Market-related
  • EE/AA, Non EE/AA

Full Job Description

An exciting opportunity has presented itself with a well renowned clearing and forwarding entity is urgently seeking intermodal Estimators (Junior and Senior) to assist their dynamic team in the Johannesburg region of South Africa.

Responsibilities of this Post:

  • Follow up on quotations submitted and provide feedback on customer comments
  • Operationally you have to ensure that all rates & pricing is filed in a manner that allows ease of access when required
  • Estimate labour, materials, and other resource requirements
  • Ensure that pricing submitted is consistent with the scope of services requested
  • Ensure that a comprehensive handover to operations takes place upon securing a shipment, including cost sheets and all buy rate correspondence.

Requirements of this Post:

  • Education: Matric and Relevant Qualification or Diploma
  • Proficiency in Incoterms and Different Modes of Transport
  • Junior Estimators – Minimum 1 year experience within a clearing and forwarding company 
  • Senior Estimators- Minimum 3 years experience within a clearing and forwarding company 
  • Intermodal experience is non-negotiable
  • Cargowise expereince is essential 
  • High level of computer literacy in MS Office Suite and Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication


Job Category: Freightforwarding Logistics
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Johannesburg

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