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Many job seekers in Ethiopia get frustrated because they apply to many places, but never get called for interviews. This is happening to many job seekers applying for various jobs in Ethiopia through job portals such Ezega Jobs, EmployEthiopia, EthioJobs, Mjobs, etc. In many cases, the reasons are simple and common.

Regardless of whether you are applying from mjobs or employethiopia or any other, the hiring manager normally gets many resumes to review. The number one question in the mind of the hiring manager is who among the many applicants can best handle the job at hand. The only way to tell prior to interviews is through resumes and cover letters. The hiring manager would normally look for someone who has done something similar or at least one who showed interest in the work being advertised. If your cover letter so generic (the same for all jobs), you will be talking about something else not related to the job you are applying - which means, in the eye of the hiring manager, you are not suitable for the job you are applying. So, it is extremely important that you edit the cover letter for each job you are applying to show interest in the job, and to mention something related that you have done or studied in the past. The main point is that you are conveying a message to the hiring manager that you understand what the job needs and you have done or studied something related to the job you are applying.

You may also edit you resume for each job you are applying to highlight any study or work you have done that is a requirement for the job. That way the hiring manager doesn't have to look hard to find it. Remember, hiring managers barely have a few minutes to spend on each job application. So, putting up front or highlighting the relevant skills or knowledge you have increases your chance of getting called for interview.

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Senior import and export documentation officer | SOLO TRADING PLC

Contact Details
Company Name/ Contact Person : SOLO TRADING PLC
E-Mail :
Phone : +251 943 48 9216
Job Details
Job Title : Senior import and export documentation officer
Date Posted/Updated : Friday, September 8, 2023
Application Deadline : Thursday, September 21, 2023
Job Type : Full Time
Category : Purchasing/Supply Management
Job Code :
Phone: +251 943 48 9216

Job details
Job title: Senior import and export documentation officer
Date posted: Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Application deadline: Tuesday, September 21, 2023
Job type: Full time

About Us: SOLO TRADING PLC is a renowned player in the International business sector, known for its exceptional performance in global trade operations. We are on the lookout for an experienced and dynamic Senior Import and Export Officer to join our esteemed team. With a commitment to excellence, we continue to lead the industry in delivering top-tier services to our clients around the world.

Key Responsibilities:
• Oversee and lead the import and export team, providing guidance, training, and mentorship to ensure effective operations.
• Manage the end-to-end import and export process, from procurement and documentation to customs clearance and final delivery.
• Collaborate closely with suppliers, vendors, and partners to establish strong working relationships and optimize supply chain efficiency.
• Develop and implement strategies to enhance cost-effectiveness and streamline import/export processes while adhering to legal and regulatory requirements.
• Negotiate and manage contracts with shipping lines, carriers, and other service providers to secure favorable terms and rates.
• Stay up-to-date with international trade regulations, tariffs, and compliance requirements, and ensure full adherence to customs regulations.
• Monitor market trends, identify emerging opportunities, and provide insights to senior management for strategic decision-making.
• Resolve complex issues related to customs, logistics, and documentation, and proactively address potential bottlenecks.
• Maintain accurate records of shipments, expenses, and compliance documentation.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to optimize inventory levels, demand planning, and order fulfillment.

Company location:
Bole Alemnesh plaza, around bole Edna mall in front of bole high school.
Location City: Addis Ababa
State: Addis Ababa

How to apply:
• Interested applicants can submit their CV in person at Alemensh plaza 9th floor, office no NEW/9F/911. in front of bole high school. Alternatively, applicants can send their application documents to
• Application deadline: September 21, 2023.
SALARY: We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and industry standards.

Why Join Us:
At SOLO TRADING PLC, we offer more than just a job; we offer an opportunity to be a part of an influential team that drives global trade success. As a Senior Import and Export Officer, you will play a pivotal role in shaping our international operations and contributing to our continued growth. We provide a competitive compensation package, comprehensive benefits, and avenues for continuous professional development. If you're a strategic thinker with a deep understanding of global trade dynamics and a passion for delivering excellence, we invite you to apply. Please submit your detailed resume along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience to The application deadline is September 21, 2023.
Education level: Bachelor's
Experience level: 3-5 years

Essential qualifications
• Bachelor's degree in logistic and supply chain management, business administration or related field of studies
• 4 year experience in an import/export company
• Excellent written and verbal English language

Job brief
The senior import and export documentation officer handles all activities import/export documents and operations.
• Strong knowledge of global trade regulations, customs procedures, and international shipping practices.
• Excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills.
• Proficiency in using relevant software for tracking shipments, managing documentation, and analyzing data.
• Strategic thinking and problem-solving abilities, with a focus on optimizing processes and mitigating risks.
• Leadership qualities and experience in guiding and mentoring junior team members.
• Adaptability to evolving market conditions and a fast-paced environment.

Gender: Female
Education Level : Bachelor's
Experience : 3-5 years
City : Addis Ababa
State : Addis Ababa
Country : Ethiopia
Salary Details
Min. Monthly Salary : Pay Scale
Max. Monthly Salary : Pay Scale

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