Vacancy - Cargo Agent

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Category / Bereich :Cargo
Workplace / Einsatzort :Frankfurt am Main
Entrance Date / Eintrittsdatum :April 2017
Employment Type / Art der Beschäftigung :Vollzeit
Creation Date / Erstellungsdatum :21.3.2017

Brief description / Stellenbeschreibung

About Us

Air Canada Cargo provides direct cargo services to over 150 Canadian, U.S. transborder and international destinations and has sales representation in over 50 countries. With hubs in Montreal, Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, London and Frankfurt, our network is extended through interline agreements with other air carriers and through ground trucking services offered in selected markets, serving more than 300 destinations in all.

Air Canada Cargo is Canada’s largest provider of air cargo services as measured by cargo capacity. Our primary customers are large freight forwarding companies and businesses whose products require the use of air services to expedite their time sensitive cargo shipments. We offer shipping solutions tailored to specific commodities and time requirements to meet the needs of our customers efficiently and cost-effectively.

With a focus on innovation, we develop applications and utilize technology to consistently improve operational and business processes and deliver quality service. We are active in many industry initiatives and assume a position of leadership in moving the air cargo industry forward.

Air Canada is seeking to employ a Cargo Agent (male or female) in our Cargo Sales Department (CCIS) in Frankfurt/ Germany.

Qualifications / Qualifikationen

Experience & Business Knowledge

  • Proven customer sales and/or service experience with airline or forwarding agency
  • Fluency in both German and English languages
  • Team player with positive attitude
  • CRS and/or PC skills
  • Experience with MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Willingness to work Monday through Sunday early and late shifts
  • Multiple language skills

We offer / Wir bieten

Key Function & Accountabilities

The primary focus and responsibility is to serve our cargo customers within our Frankfurt Cargo team. Successful candidates will have excellent sales & service skills.

  • Booking Cargo Shipments
  • Pre-flight planning
  • AWB data input
  • Tracking and tracing of cargo shipments
  • Quote for spot shipments

Special Commodities (Pharma, DGR, VAL, AVI etc.)

Application / Bewerbung

Application Process

Interested applicants should send their cover letter and resume by email to michael.sauer@aircanada.ca no later than April 13, 2017.

 

Transfers

No relocation expenses will be incurred by the Company

Candidates must already possess the relevant permit to work in Germany

Reporting to: Manager Cargo Sales-Germany & Northern Europe

Branch: VP Cargo

Band: As per Salary Schedule G01, Grade 15/17/18 (Cargo Agent 1/2/3)

Contact Person / Ansprechpartner

Michael Sauer