Logistics Coordinator

Posted 4 April by SDW Recruitment Easy Apply

Logistics Coordinator | Freight Operator | Freight Forwarder

Are you an experienced freight forwarder looking for your next move with a well established international freight forwarder? Our client is looking to recruit a Logistics Coordinator to join their face paced team in Hook, Hampshire.

The Role:

As Logistics Coordinator you will be responsible for planning route is for all shipments (by air, sea & road) taking into account the perishable and/or hazardous nature of the goods. You will also consider the cost, displaying your commercial awareness, transit time for the most efficient service and security. This will include negotiating contracts, transportation and handling costs. Logistics Coordinators will be responsible for the entire process through to invoice which includes;

  • Preparing documentation for customs and insurance requirements
  • Arranging payment of freight and other charges or collection of payment on behalf of the client
  • Dealing with special arrangements
  • Arranging courier and specialist services
  • Assist sales department with gathering costs and transit times for customer quotes

Essential Criteria:

  • 3 years + experience as a freight forwarder
  • Customs process knowledge
  • Geographical knowledge
  • Excellent customer service/communication

Desirable Criteria:

  • Multi modal - air, sea and road

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay £28-32k for the right person

Apply now for more information!

Required skills

  • freight forwarding
  • logistics
  • containers
  • shipping
  • ocean freight

Reference: 34826888

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