Import Shipping Co-ordinator

Posted 8 January by SDW Recruitment Ending soon

Import Clerk | Import Customs Clerk | Import Forwarder

Do you have an extensive import freight forwarding background? Are you looking to make your next career move to a well-established & respected supply chain solutions provider? This could the ideal role to get 2018 off to a flying start.

The Role:

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing import shipments from origin to destination for a number of clients, both small to medium sized importers to large retailers.

You will also be responsible for completing import Customs entries, so should be confident in classifying goods to the correct tariff number and clearing goods using various CPCs, including Home Use & CFSP.

Experience of arranging haulage and negotiating rates / compiling quotes would certainly be advantageous.

You will be a key player within the import team and your ideas and input into how to improve processes and ultimately customer satisfaction will be welcomed & rewarded

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous Import Forwarding experience
  • Customs entry knowledge
  • Good IT skills
  • Good customer service skills

Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience in arranging transport
  • Experience in compiling quotations

About the Company:

Our client is an established freight forwarder, large enough to benefits from economies of scale but small enough to ensure that everyone who works within the company is valued & rewarded for their hard work. The Felixstowe office has a friendly & professional team, and work in an enjoyable working environment.

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is offering a salary of between £19K & 25K, dependant on experience. 35 Hours per week, generous holiday, pension & other benefits

Apply today by hitting the apply button below & we will review CVs along with our client as soon as possible.

Required skills

  • customs
  • export
  • freight forwarding
  • import
  • shipping

Reference: 34048482

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