Import Executive

We are a leading essential foods importer in Sri Lanka with a presence of over 15 years in the market. We are looking for a confident, energetic & self-driven candidate to join our team as Import Executive at our head office located in Pettah.


  • Coordinate with freight forwarders, and suppliers, and process the necessary documentation
  • Order processing with suppliers and arranging shipments according to the import plan
  • Follow up on required approvals to facilitate the timely effective clearance of goods without incurring Port and Shipping Line demurrage
  • Calculate costing for all imports in the ERP System
  • Liaises with the finance department for opening LC, Transfers, & supplier payments
  • Authorizes our Freight forwarders to clear the goods in case of direct shipments
  • Prepare and submit relevant reconciliation reports as required
  • Perform additional duties commensurate with the current role, as and when requested by the management


  • Minimum 2-3 Years of relevant work experience
  • Analyzing & Organizing skills
  • Proficiency in both written & spoken English
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle shipments independently

Company: Global Trading And Company
Company email: [email protected]
Job Location: Pettah
Job Category: Imports and Exports
Job Type: Full Time

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