Overview

Do you have import & export experience, albeit gained with a freight forwarder or a importer, exporter or distributor? Looking to make you next career move and reap the rewards of you effort and knowledge?

A well-established packaging company based near Ipswich is looking to recruit a Logistics Coordinator to join its busy logistics department

The Role:

With previous experience you will hit the ground running and will be responsible for planning imports and exports as well as the distribution of our products across the UK from several warehouse locations. This will involve close liaison with our sales/customer service team and with numerous distribution contractors and forwarders to ensure deliveries meet required deadlines and are within budget.

 

You should have previous experience in the distribution industry including freight forwarding (imports and exports) and be familiar with working in a busy logistics environment. As a team player, with a can-do approach and a wish to delight our customers you will be highly organized and will possess excellent communication and IT skills.

 

European geography knowledge and any additional language would be desirable however not essential. Full induction and training await the right candidate.

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of handling imports & exports
  • Great communication skills
  • Solid organisational skills

Freight Forwarder | Import & Export Clerk | Shipping Coordinator

Salary & Benefits:

The company is looking to pay between £27K & £30K for the right person and depending on your experience.

  • Hours of work: Mon-Fri 0830-1700hrs (1 hr lunch) – however hours to suit the needs of the business
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Company contributory pension scheme
  • Full/part-time working from home capabilities at present

Don’t delay, apply now as immediate interviews being held.