Air Freight Export Coordinator

Recruiter
WR Transport & Logistics
Location
Sutton Coldfield
Salary
£20k - £24k pa + Benefits package
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Air Freight Coordinator - £24K - Air Freight

Air Freight Coordinator required for leading family owned Freight Forwarder based in Birmingham.

The Freight Forwarder have multiple UK sites - this role will be based from Birmingham..
This role would suit an individual with an Air Freight operations background.

The group employ 750 employees across 20 UK sites.
The Package :

Circa £20K - £24K
Medical Insurance
Pension scheme with contribution
28 days (increases annually)

Hours : 09:00 - 17:30

The Role:

"This role provides an excellent opportunity for an individual who is competent in both import and export operations including customs entries , taking bookings, submitting and following up quotations , arranging collections and deliveries and liaising with our overseas partners"

To administer activities within the Air Freight operations team, taking appropriate action to maintain a high level of accuracy.
To ensure that the department offers a high standard of customer service to both internal and external customers, providing appropriate, accurate information and demonstrating a professional, helpful and positive manner, taking responsibility to ensure that work passed onto others is of a high quality.
To authorise and check quotations issued by other departments and offer advice and guidance on quotations to the operations team, to ensure that profits are maximised.
To demonstrate an understanding of Customs requirements, Aviation Security and Dangerous Goods rules, ensuring that all controls, formalities and procedures are implemented both pre and post shipment.
To support any operational requirements in line with qualifications gained and training received.
To ensure that all documentation, records and systems are accurate and kept up to date..

Requirements:

Air Freight experience with a Freight Forwarder
Export or Import (or both)
Customer Service

White Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.