Export Automotive Shipping Clerk

Recruiter
Midas Recruitment
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
18000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client, a leading British Logistics provider with Headquarters in Solihull are currently recruiting an experienced Automotive Shipping Clerk to join a specialist division.

As an Automotive Shipping Clerk you will be responsible for:

  • Using in-house systems to create documentation to enable freight to be moved to meet customer deadlines and specifications
  • Creating and updating freight bookings
  • Raising customers documentation
  • Collating documents for distribution to customers and carriers
  • Arranging haulage with shipping lines
  • Negotiating and agreeing charges for all types of shipments which may include containers refrigerated units, ISO tanks and hazardous cargo
  • Resolving issues and responding to incoming enquiries
  • Ensuring clients and management team are aware of the status of all shipments

The successful candidate for the role of the Automotive Shipping Clerk will have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the capability to work within a busy demanding environment
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience within freight forwarding or a similar logistics field

As the Automotive Shipping Clerk you will require, a positive attitude, ambition and the ability to work well under pressure.

In return the Import Operator will receive a basic salary of GBP18,000 - GBP25,000 depending upon experience

If you think you have what it takes to apply for this role, please click apply and send us your CV.

Please Note: We do not contact or write to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not heard anything from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, you should presume that your application was unsuccessful.