Senior Road Freight Controller

A well-renowned local integrated solutions transport provider requires a Senior Road Freight Controller to join their dynamic team in the Durban region.

Duties & Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities: (Not limited to)

  • Control, manage, plan and co-ordinate Import Control, Export Control, and Road Freight
  • Ensure client deadlines and procedures are adhered to
  • Assist to maintain good service levels and good revenue margins as per the contract rates and any write offs / errors are kept to a minimum.
  • Provide a positive learning environment to strengthen the team you are working with.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with the departmental and company procedure manual.
  • Ensure all shipments are dispatched within the proposed time frame.
  • Keep client fully informed of the progress of the shipment.
  • Ensure all Customs regulations are met including the prompt return of documents.
  • Any other delegated tasks deemed as reasonable as assigned by the reporting manager

Desired Experience & Qualification

Education and Experience:

  • Matric
  • A Freight and logistics or any such relevant course qualification is an advantage
  • Minimum 5 years of cross border and local road freight experience, in and outbound.
  • Excellent understanding of road freight into Africa and know destinations and potential challenges faced in trucking.
  • Strong customs exposure of export, import, customs stops, etc.
  • Must have good contacts in the transport industry that will assist in preferential rates & service to help win more business.
  • Well organized and self-disciplined
  • Navis and C Track


  • Operationally strong with a good track record of growth.
  • A team player prepared to share knowledge with the team so everyone grows.
  • Cargowise experience an advantage.

Package & Remuneration


Market-related with a Lucrative salary structure in place, good rewards offered for team members that perform.R15 000-R18 000,

Job Category: Logistics
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Durban

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