Import Coordinator

Do you have import freight forwarding experience? Confident managing shipments from start to finish and ensuring maximum profitability whilst delivering excellent customer service?

The Role:

You will be responsible for managing all Import Shipments from start to finish.

Our client is looking for an experienced forwarder who is confident dealing with carriers & suppliers, negotiating rates and compiling quotations. You will be responsible for dealing with overseas agents and managing shipments throughout the process, including completing Customs entries, and arranging final delivery. You will also deal with Import Entries using various CPC’s plus managing key relationships within their organisation.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous import forwarding experience.
  • Familiar with shipping documentation such as Bills of Lading
  • Customs clearance experience
  • Good customer services skills
  • Good IT knowledge

About the Company:

Our client is a well-established privately-owned freight forwarder who has a good reputation within the industry and prides itself on looking after its employees and providing a good working environment.

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay between £20k – £25k for the right candidate, depending on experience.

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