Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + annual leave increases with time served
Posted: 7 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

Import Merchandiser (Leicester)

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Import Merchandiser join a very busy fashion and rapidly expanding clothing company in Leicester city centre. You will join a very friendly, close-knit business that really values the contribution of all of their employees.

This role would suit an individual who has previously worked as a Freight Forwarder or has experience within imports and knowledge of liaising with air and shipping lines. You will also produce relevant documents in relation to imported goods so experience of imports procedures and clearance requirements will be an advantage.

Your duties will include monitoring arrivals, daily communication with customer warehouse operations teams and liaison with the merchandising teams and factories and external logistics companies to fulfil on time deliveries. There will be significant communication with freight forwarding agents. Attention to detail and exceptional organisational skills will be essential as you will be required to review all necessary import shipping documentation, and ensure that all databases and paperwork are accurately processed and maintained.

The position would suit a hands-on individual who is highly organised, and possesses fantastic communication skills. It is important that you are IT literate, and have a good working knowledge of Excel. You will be friendly, honest and flexible with a pro-active approach to your duties.

Salary for this opportunity is £23k-£25k and the working hours being Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm, with a 4pm finish on a Friday.

This is an exciting time to join the organisation and is a genuine opportunity to make a positive career step.

For immediate consideration send your 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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