Shipping Administrator

Ref No. EMP455487
Salary £26,000 - £32,000/annum
Location Farnborough, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

A leading manufacturer require a Shipping Administrator. Applicants need experience working within; shipping, imports, exports, freight forwarding or logistics, and be familiar with documentation such as letter of credit and bill of lading.

Important

Shipping, Export, Logistics, Bill of lading, letter of credit

The Job

A leading manufacturer require a Shipping Administrator. Applicants need experience working within; shipping, imports, exports, freight forwarding or logistics, and be familiar with documentation such as letter of credit and bill of lading.

The Shipping Administrator will join a busy shipping and logistics team, responsible for providing an effective shipping administration service to the business. The Shipping Administrator will oversee the movements / returns of products to customers, both internal and external on a global basis. This is an exciting time to join the team, as it grows in size and stature within the business due to the pending BREXIT situation and the interest in AEO / trade compliance issues.

Specific duties of the Shipping Administrator include:

  • Provide accurate shipping instructions, despatch and shipping paperwork globally
  • Co-ordinate packing, invoices and freight transportation
  • Liaison with freight forwarders and 3PL partners
  • Completion of shipping documents; bill of lading, certificate of origin, EUR1, ATR, letter of credit etc.
  • General administration duties in support of shipping and logistics department

Shipping Administrator applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Experience working within; shipping, imports, exports, freight forwarding or logistics
  • Experience/knowledge of shipping documentation (bill of lading, letter of credit, EUR1, ATR, C/O)
  • Knowledge of Incoterms, export legislations / processes and trade compliance issues
  • Strong relationship building skills - customers, colleagues, suppliers (3PLs, freight forwarders etc.)

Barclay Meade acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Barclay Meade and may assist with processing your application.

 

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