Ocean Import Co-ordinator

Posted 21 January by Willis Global Ltd

A Multi-National Global Logistics Provider offering a number of specialist logistics solutions via air, sea and road is recruiting for an Ocean Import Co-ordinator to be based at offices in Altrincham, Manchester.

On Offer;

  • An opportunity to join a forward thinking, Multi National organisation
  • Competitive salary & benefits package

Main Purpose of the Role;

Reporting to and working with the Freight Forwarding Operations Manager the Ocean Import Coordinator will be responsible for hanlding the ocean freight forwarding import process from start to finish.

Duties & Responsibilities;

  • Manage all aspects of the ocean import freight forwarding process, including customs entries
  • Obtain and communicate, internally and externally, all necessary information to ensure correct measures are in place and customer needs are met
  • Liaise between suppliers, freight forwarders and agents to obtain up to date shipment information
  • Ensure customers are fully informed of the progress of their shipments
  • Provide transport companies with the relevant information to ensure customer delivery requirements are met
  • Ensure correct shipping documentation is on file and act accordingly as set out in the instructions
  • Maintain all files ensuring they are costed and billed correctly in accordance with procedures provided by management
  • Cover the export operations when required

To Be Considered;

  • Proven experience with handling ocean import freight forwarding operations
  • Excellent customer service skills

For more details, please contact Willis Global - a leading Recruitment Consultancy for the Shipping & Logistics industry.

Required skills

  • Carriage of Goods by Sea
  • Import
  • International Logistics
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Ocean Freight

Application question

Do you have proven ocean import operations experience?

Reference: 39778034

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