Shipping Scheduler

Siemens Public Limited Company
31 Aug 2017
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Shipping Scheduler

We'r currently recruiting for a Shipping Supervisor to join our logistics team supporting our AGT (aeroderivative gas turbine) business based in Warwick. Working as part of the logistics team you will be responsible for working closely with freight forwarders, shipping agents, customer agents and HMRC as well as liasing with the local chamber of commerce. This is an exciting opportunity to join a diverse and growing team.

What are my responsibilities?

- Focus on all aspects of Import & Export coordination.
- Maintenance of Import Ledgers.
- Maintenance of Export Registers.
- Controlling HMRC Reliefs / Inward Processing Relief (IPR) Returned Goods Relief (RGR) and Outward Processing Relief (OPR) in line with business and HMRC requirements.
- Maintenance of processes and cross training ensuring business continuity.
- Ensuring customers / team members are kept informed and utilising Agents tracking systems etc.

What do I need to qualify for this position?

- Sound background in a fast paced high pressure shipping environment.
- Must be experienced with HMRC and customs and excise regimes.
- Knowledge on Export / Import Control.
- Process mapping.
- Advanced Customs Classification.
- Preferred experience in a manufacturing supply chain environment.
- Previous Shipping experience working with 3rd party Logistics providers (warehouse), Freight Forwarders is ideal but not essential
- Shipping Background, including knowledge/trained on HMRC shipping is preferred
- Experience / knowledge regarding classification of HS / Tariff / Origin and Valuation.
- Good communication / Negotiation skills.
- Strong administrative skills, computer literate (Microsoft office) and SAP knowledge.

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