A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Import Coordinator to join a hugely successful contract logistics specialist at their operation in Hayes.
The successful candidate will work closely with the Operations team and will work closely with customers, clients and agents. You will be responsible for liaising between customers, suppliers and transport companies to ensure efficient deliveries.
You will obtain and communicate, internally and externally, all necessary information to ensure correct measures are in place and customer needs are met. The Import Coordinator will ensure correct documentation is on file and act accordingly as set out in the instructions, and also maintain all files ensuring they are costed and billed correctly in accordance with procedures provided by management.
As part of the role you will be responsible for providing suppliers, forwarders and agents with the relevant information to ensure customer delivery and ensure correct documentation is on file and act accordingly as set out in the instructions whilst maintaining files ensuring they are costed and billed correctly in accordance with procedures.
- Excellent attention to detail
- Excellent communication skills
- Good team player
- Ability to work to strict deadlines
- Good organisational skills
- Flexible and adaptable
Skills and Experience:
- Experience in Freight Import processes is essential (Air preferred)
- Experience of Customs procedures, including Duty/Vat process would be an advantage
- Knowledge of the freight forwarding industry
- Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Packages - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc and Import/Export packages. SEQUIOA, CHIEF, ICE and Customs Clearance
Salary for this opportunity is negotiable, based on experience. The hours for this position are Monday to Friday (days).
For immediate consideration send you CV without delay!
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
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