FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS

Please see below for some of the jobs we currently have available.  If you are interested in applying, please email your CV to the consultant listed at the bottom of each ad.

Please note that this may not be all of our current positions, so please do contact us on (09) 262 2155  if you do not see something here that you are interested in.

General Freight

Freight jobs - What are you looking for??

Got freight forwarding experience? Not sure where to next? Check out our freight jobs!

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Import Seafreight Operator

Our freight forwarding clients are searching for a switched on candidate to join their team, with lots of opportunity for progression on offer! 

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Sales Support


Small freight forwarder based out at the Airport. Previous international freight forwarding experience is essential. 

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Warehouse Manager


Our Shipping and Freight client is looking for an experienced Warehouse Manager to lead their team. 

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Imports, Exports, Customer Service!!!


Our client is looking for an operations person in international freight forwarding to join their team!

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Customs Broker


Looking for customs brokers well versed in all things operational! 

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Graduate - International Freight Forwarding


Graduate opportunities to learn all the ins and outs of the Freight Forwarding industry.

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Supply Planning Manager


Secure a bright future and great career with a great company. South Auckland Location! Looking for a forward thinker with strong organisation skills and an eye for detail!

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Import Team Leader


Do you have experience in Freight Forwarding, Great leadership skills and experience with EDI Cargowise? This could be a great new opportunity for you!

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Freight Junior - Career Opportunity!


We are on the hunt for a bright, young character who is ready to start their career in the freight forwarding industry!

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Supply Chain Assistant


East Tamaki based role, close knit team, opportunities of growth! 

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Import Airfreight Operator


Our client is looking for an experienced import airfreight operator to join their team. Busy role to keep you on your toes. Great working enviroment with lots of development.

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Night Despatcher Required!


Our client is looking for an experienced dispatcher to add to their South Auckland team. 2pm - 11pm Monday to Friday!

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Customer Service

Customer Service - International Freight Forwarding


Are you a customer service star with a background in freight forwarding? Check out the role below!

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Warehousing/Driving

 
 
 

Freight jobs - What are you looking for??

 

The companies:

Our clients are all freight forwarding or transport companies all based within Auckland Airport / South Auckland locations.  

The roles:

Gosh - options and more options!!  Match your skills and experience to these roles.  We have a number available at all different levels - the choice is yours to make!!

 

Export Operator - Intermediate level

Import Operations -  intermediate to senior levels

Customs Brokers - intermediate to senior

Customer Service - International Freight

Warehouse Administrator / Warehouse Customer Service

Transport Admin / Transport Customer Service

Dispatchers

Truck Drivers - Swinglift

Sales Support

Sales and Business Development

 

Wow, what a choice!!  Where can you match your skills - please define in your cover letter, they type of role that you are interested in.

 

Don't delay, get your CV through now!!

 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we can only contact those candidates who's skills and experience match those of our jobs and our client requirements.

 

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
Ref: Various

Customs Broker

The Company:

Our clients are well known freight forwarders who are looking for an experienced Broker to join their teams in a versatile role you don't see every day .

About the role:

Looking for a brokers at a intermediate to senior level, who is well versed in all things operational In this role, you will be part of a small team - as Team Leader, sharing your knowledge with those around you. There are a number of key accounts that import and export a wide and varied range of commodities and through your knowledge and expertise you will build a good rapport with the clients.

To be considered for this role you will need to have your NZ Customs Pin and have previous experience as a broker in freight Forwarding, and be confident in classifying a diverse range of commodities from the tariff and have strong knowledge on Customs & MPI rules and regulations.

The Candidates they are looking for will be:

  • Customs Broker with Pin
  • Customs Broker with all round experience.
  • Operational/Customer Service experience
  • Accurate and be able to push through a high number of entries.
  • Someone who enjoys working in a busy and supportive environment.
  • A team player who is happy to pitch in and help out others.
  • Needs to have a good sense of humour and easy going nature.

Remuneration:

Our client is competitive with their salary and will be paying for the right candidate, with the right experience .

Check it out now! Please apply on line and email your CV through.

 

Due to the volume of applications received, we can only contact those candidates whose skills and experience closely match that of the client requirements.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
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Freight Junior - Career Opportunity!!

We are looking for bright young sparks who have the nouse and common sense and good wits about them to join our clients who are freight forwarders.

What do I need to be eligible for the role? Great question!! What you need is at the very least is either a recognised course in freight like a Diploma in Shipping and Freight OR a minimum of 1 year experience already working in freight OR a Graduate just out of University - Couldn't be easier!

The role:

We have an entry level positions into freight forwarding which has a focus on export operations.

Skills and attributes required:

  • Fluent in English
  • Great communication skills
  • Reliable transport
  • Smart and switched on
  • A quick learner
  • Some geographic knowledge of where countries are overseas
  • Can handle pressure and meet deadlines
  • A team player
  • Honest, hard working and reliable
  • Someone who is able to do overtime as and when needed
  • Diploma in Shipping and Freight OR 1 year freight experience OR University Degree

Remuneration:

These position start from around $40K p.a. and can go higher, dependent on your skills, qualifications and work history.

They are Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 5.00 pm however, please note that in the freight industry, there are busy periods throughout the year and therefore our clients need people to be flexible to do overtime when required.

Apply on line and send your CV through today. We are keen to start interviewing now! Talk to you soon.

 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact those candidates who's experience and skills match that of the role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
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Graduate - International Freight Forwarding

About the business and the role

We are on the hunt for switched on graduates wanting to begin an exciting career in International Freight Forwarding!

We have opportunities with reputable companies based at Auckland Airport - where you begin from the ground up, learning all the ins and out of the Freight Forwarding industry.

Job tasks and responsibilities

These roles are office based and you must have a passion for learning all aspects of the business from Operations, Customer Service, Sales through to the Logistics.

Duties will differ from role to role.

Skills and experience

  • Graduate degree - Supply Chain and Logistics/Commerce/B Com/Management/Accounts
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Suite
  • You will need excellent numerical skills and an eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills are essential
  • You will need drive, determination and be bright and switched on

Job benefits and perks

The companies are offering a great starting package of $42,000pa - $45,000pa You will need a Restricted licence, either be a Citizen, PR or have a Open Work Visa.

If you are interested please email your resume NOW!

 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact those candidates who's experience and skills match that of the role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Renee Leung Choi
renee@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 262 2152
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Import Seafreight Operator

About our Client

Located by the Airport, our freight forwarding client is looking for an exceptional candidate to join their team and step up to lead the team in the very near future.  

Job Description

Your ability to manage the entire Import process is essential as the client needs you to hit the ground running.  Your new role will include but not be limited to:

Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with overseas agents, shipping lines and local forwarders regarding bookings, releases and schedules
  • Register and process clients' documents/shipments
  • Track and trace for containers and cargo
  • Invoicing jobs

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone who is well versed in all things Imports, and is ready to do a little more than operations. You will also have:

  • Proven Import Sea experience, ideally gained in NZ
  • EDI experience - a strong advantage
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Multi-tasking abilities

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will be compensated with a competitive remuneration  dependent on your level of experience, along with genuine career progression

Don't delay -  hit APPLY now!

Star Personnel Limited reviews all CV's manually and you will be contacted if your skills and experience meet the requirements of this client for this role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
Ref: 5197

Supply Planning Manager

Over the decades since their early beginnings in the late 70’s this Kiwi owned company has gone from strength to strength.  Based in South Auckland they manufacture a range of personal health and animal health products.  They are able to take a concept through to commercialisation from early formulation through “stagegate” processes.  Their manufacturing is compliant with cGMP and they meet many stringent regulatory and compliance standards.  Currently they are seeking a Supply Planning Manager who will report directly to the Operations Manager.

The main purpose of this role is to oversee Supply Chain and Production Planning.  You will purchase all the raw materials for new and existing products, manage inventory levels, resolve supply chain issues and meet or exceed customer order fill rates.  You will interact with local and overseas suppliers and 3PL distribution centres and be responsible for the Warehouse and Warehouse staff on site.

To be considered for this role you will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Strong background in ERP Systems. Dynamics AX.  Planning and Procurement modules. 
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral.  The ability to interact at all levels within an organisation.
  • Strong organisational skills and eye for detail
  • Proven management experience, able to develop and manage a small but growing team
  • Strong negotiation skills, previous experience negotiating with suppliers and freight companies both local and offshore
  • Previous experience working with Hazardous Substances (HSNO)
  • Inventory management, reporting variances using Microsoft Dynamix AX. Monthly reporting for presentation to Operations and Senior Management
  • Continuous improvement vision
  • Ensure compliance in all aspects of training is in accordance with GMP and the company’s SOPs for all direct reports

In return this company can offer a secure and bright future for the successful candidate.  They have a great company culture and are in the process of improving their manufacturing suites to enable more capacity.  You will work with an Operations Manager who welcomes forward thinking and is open to improvement strategies. This is a fantastic role for someone who is wanting to have a  career with a progressive company. Apply on line today with an up to date CV and Cover Letter in WORD format. 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact those candidates who's experience and skills match that of the role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Janine Godfrey
janine@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 281 2101
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Supply Chain Assistant

 

Our client is a market leading Manufacturer based in the heart of East Tamaki.   This is a fantastic company, very successful, stable and with a great professional, down to earth culture.

This is a great opportunity for someone who takes pride in their work to join this very close knit team where hard work is appreciated and long term job opportunities are on offer to the right people. This is a chance for someone who has been in a similar role for a couple of years and wants to take the next step in your career.

Our client is currently looking for a Supply Chain Assistant to join their already busy team.

The Role:

  • Assist in the planning and Scheduling of production
  • Maintain a daily schedule for manufacturing
  • Monitor finished goods stock levels
  • Ordering of raw materials
  • Assist in the Control and maintaining raw material stock levels according to budget and target levels
  • Daily reconciliation of product and materials usage
  • Gather forecasts and information from Accounts Managers as needed to ensure production is scheduled in a timely manner
  • Process stock and inventory transactions such as stock transfers and stock adjustments

The ideal candidate:

  • Previous purchasing and planning experience essential
  • You must have previous manufacturing experience, specifically dealing with raw materials
  • Flexible - no job is too big or to small mentality
  • Clear and concise communication
  • Problem solving skills
  • You will have high attention to detail
  • Preferably an immediate start 

Non Negotiable Requirements:

  • Intermediate - Advanced Excel ability
  • Relevant Tertiary qualification 
  • Clean Drug Test and a clean Police Check

 

If this role sounds like you then send your CV today using the apply now link below - this role will close off on the 24th December

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact those candidates who's experience and skills match that of the role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Hayden Travers
hayden@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 262 2154
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Import Airfreight Operator

The company:

Our client is a global leader in Freight  and shipping and are in search of an experienced Import Airfreight Operator to join their team.

The role:

You will look after the day to day import operations,  receipting manifests and docs to process airfreight shipments, releasing freight, track and trace, ensuring docs are received and passing them onto the brokers for clearance, rates, quotes, dealing with airlines, forwarders, clients, overseas agents and various suppliers and handling any general customer enquiries. 

Hours of work:

The hours of work 8.30 to 5.00 pm and the usual overtime if and when required as it goes in freight. 

Candidate requirements:

  • Experience in Freight Forwarding, ideally Import Air 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Great computing ability
  • Flexibility is required as the workload can have its peaks and troughs.
  • Full drivers licence

Salary:

Dependent on your level of experience the salary range is $55-65K.


This is a great role that will keep you busy and on your toes. Our client is offering a great working environment where team members are valued and developed.


Due to the volume of applications we receive, we can only contact those candidates who's skills match those of our client requirements.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
Ref: 

Sales Support

The company:

Our client is a smaller Freight Forwarder located out at the airport, who is seeking a dynamic personality to join them in a Sales Support role that can make their own!

 

The role:

The functions of the role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Work very closely with Sales and assisting them with any rates, quotes and assist in any tender or project requirements
  • Dealing closely with other forwarders, overseas agents, shipping lines and suppliers regarding rates
  • Rate negotiations
  • Preparation of rates and quotes
  • Maintenance and distribution of the rate tariffs
  • Assist the sales team further where required with any sales appointments, marketing and promotions
  • Timely reporting and various analytical and statistical functions.
  • Update all parties for any industry updates and business news as required

 

About you:

To be the successful candidate you MUST have previous international freight experience, ideally already from a Sales Support role or similar. Your ability to handle pressure and deal with all walks of life will be one of your biggest strengths. Your skills with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint will be fantastic, along with your impeccable eye for detail.

These are great opportunities that don't come up often.  So get your CV through to me TODAY!!!


Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact those candidates who's experience and skills match that of the role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 262 2163
Ref: 5374

Warehouse Manager

About our Clients

Our client is a leading name in the Shipping and Freight world, and they are looking for an experienced Warehouse Manager to lead their successful team. 

Job Description

Your new role will be focused on managing the team to ensure all legislative requirements are met, clients are receiving exceptional service and you will be implementing systems, processes and clients as needed.   Your main responsibilities would be but not limited to;

  • Staff management of over 20, including being involved in training, mentoring, KPI monitoring, and disciplinary actions if required
  • Stock management including inventory receipting, orders, stocktakes and reconciliations
  • Liaising with various departments and service providers to ensure efficiency
  • Implementing new accounts and working with the sales team
  • Scheduling team's tasks

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone;

  • Proven experience in a similar role, and a clear understanding of MPI, HACCP and H&S Essential
  • EDI Cargowise experience (this is a must)
  • Minimum of MPI Accreditation Certificate, with MPI Transitional Facilities Operators Certificate a definite advantage.
  • Able to display implementation and improvement strategies .
  • Strong, flexible and loyal leader who has experience working with warehouse and transport staff
  • Able to be hands on and an excellent communicator

What's on Offer

On offer is the opportunity to work for a rapidly growing business who is loyal, helpful and takes care of their team.  The successful candidate will be compensated with a competitive remuneration package.

 

Star Personnel Limited reviews all CV's manually and you will be contacted if your skills and experience meet the requirements of this client for this role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or Citizenship.

Please apply using the seek "Apply" option. Direct emails may not be seen. 

 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact those candidates who's experience and skills match that of the role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
Ref: 5517

Import Team Leader

The Role:

Overseeing the import sea and airfreight team you will be responsible for the quality work they produce and they service they are providing. While working closely with the Imports Manager you will need:

  • to be hands on, and not afraid to jump in and process jobs where and when needed
  • to handle escalations
  • to ensure staff performance, compliance of policies and procedures along with profitability

The company:

My client is a global name in forwarding with an excellent reputation. They work hard on ensuring they have the best possible culture, and their staff are looked after and have that all important work/life balance.

About you:

Apart from your experience in Freight Forwarding in New Zealand, the successful candidate will have the following

  • Experience using EDI Cargowise
  • The ability to be hands on
  • Great leadership skills
  • Approachability
  • Flexibility

Whats in it for you?

On offer is an excellent salary - dependent on experience of course- along with a great team culture that is very hard to come by, in a multi national forwarder with opportunities galore

If you have come back to work to realise that you need to make the move, and the above sounds like a great fit, don't hesitate, hit APPLY now!

 

Star Personnel Limited reviews all CV's manually and you will be contacted if your skills and experience meet the requirements of this client for this role.

 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will contact those candidates who's experience and skills match that of the role.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
Ref: 5526

Night Despatcher Required!

The company:
Our client is a leading transport business with offices worldwide. With many depots around Auckland and New Zealand, they are looking for an experienced Dispatcher to add to their team in South Auckland

The role:

Working from 2pm until 11pm Monday to Friday this new role will involve, but is not limited to the following:

  • Co-ordinating their metro and line haul deliveries
  • Bookings
  • Prioritising jobs
  • Manifesting
  • General problem solving
  • All Health and Safety requirements and Risk Management


Pre-requisites for the role:

  • You will have previous experience working as a Dispatcher
  • Sound geographical knowledge of New Zealand
  • Know and understand road transport legislation
  • Good computing ability
  • Hardworking with a great work ethic
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to build relationships
  • Customer focused
  • Flexibility


Remuneration:

Our client is looking to offer the successful candidate a decent salary however this will depend on your previous work experience and skills to date.


If you fit in with the above requirements, don't hesitate, get your CV through to us today!


Due to the volume of applications we receive, we can only contact those candidates who's skills and experience closely match those of our client requirements

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
Ref: 5522

Customer Service - International Freight Forwarding

 

The company:

Our client is looking for a Customer Service Star in International Freight Forwarding to join their medium to large sized freight forwarding business.  As their CS person, you will have previous experience in a CS role in freight forwarding with a strong commitment to delivering service excellence.

 

The roles will include, (however not limited to):

  • Plenty of client liaison (you will have your own client base)
  • Order placement to overseas origin offices
  • Monitoring the importation of goods, right through to delivery to the final customer
  • Providing order status updates to clients

 

Requirements for the role:

  • Must have knowledge and experience of International Freight Forwarding 
  • Candidates with Customer Services, Import Operations or Sales Support backgrounds will be considered
  • You will need to have excellent communication skills, be customer focused and enjoy the high pace and demands of the industry.

 

Remuneration:

The salary will be dependent on your previous experience and skills however for an intermediate to senior, salary will be $60k+ depending on your experience.

 

Email us through your C.V now! 

 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we can only contact those candidates who's skills and experience closely match those of our client requirements.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Kimberley Baker
kimberley@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 320 5139
Ref: 

Imports, Exports, Customer Service!!!

The company:

Our clients are looking for an Operations person in International Freight Forwarding to join their tight knit team based at Auckland Airport.  You will have previous experience in an operations role in freight forwarding with knowledge of both Airfreight and Seafreight.

 

The roles will include, (however not limited to):

  • Building strong relationships with customers and agents.
  • Order placement to overseas origin offices
  • Monitoring the importation of goods, right through to delivery to the final customer.
  • Sending through pre alerts, final invoice and providing order status updates to customers.
  • Updating rates, costings and quotes when required.

 

Requirements for the role:

  • Must have at least 1-2 years experience in International Freight Forwarding 
  • EDI Cargowise experience is a must
  • Candidates with Customer Services, Import Operations or Sales Support backgrounds will be considered
  • You will need to have excellent communication skills, be customer focused and enjoy the high pace and demands of the industry.

 

Remuneration:

The salary will be dependent on your previous experience and skills.  

 

Email us through your C.V now! 

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we can only contact those candidates who's skills and experience closely match those of our client requirements.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Renee Leung Choi
renee@starpersonnel.co.nz
(09) 262 2152
Ref: 5412