Ocean Import Coordiantor

WR Transport & Logistics
Redditch, Worcestershire
£26000 - £30000/annum PENSION
15 Oct 2019
17 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Ocean Import Coordinator- £30K

An award winning, independent freight forwarding brand seek a Freight Coordinator for their Redditch operation.

The successful Freight Coordinator will have worked for a Freight Forwarder and will have working experience within Sea Freight.

You will be joining a vibrant team and managing the day to day Import & Export bookings of worldwide Sea Freight shipments.

The Package

£26K - £30K - depending on experience
Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm
28 days holiday
Company pension

The Freight Coordinator Role:

Manage the day to day Import & Export bookings of worldwide Sea freight shipments
Customs entries
Invoice jobs on completion
Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation
Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service status information
Raising job files and all of the appropriate paperwork
Process the jobs utilising the in-house software system

The Operations Coordinator Requirements:

MUST have Sea freight experience, ideally with an IMPORT bias
Previous working experience within a Freight Forwarder
Experience of calculating freight quotations and rate negotiations
An excellent communicator both written and verbally
Excellent IT skills

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