Shipping Co-ordinator

Ref No. EMP456323
Salary £30,000 - £35,000/annum
Location Southampton, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

A leading manufacturer require a Shipping Co-ordinator. Applicants need experience in multi-modal shipping (import and export), an understanding of trade compliance issues, and familiarity with licensing, shipping and export documentation.

Important

Shipping, Export, Import, Compliance, Freight Forwarding

The Job

A leading manufacturer require a Shipping Co-ordinator. Applicants need experience in multi-modal shipping (import and export), an understanding of trade compliance issues, and familiarity with licensing, shipping and export documentation.

The Shipping Co-ordinator will join a busy shipping and logistics team, responsible for providing an effective shipping administration service to the business. This team covers exports, imports, and, trade compliance issues and the management of freight forwarding and courier partners.

Specific duties of the Shipping Co-ordinator include:

  • Co-ordination of global export, and import activities
  • Provide accurate shipping and despatch instructions to 3PL partners (freight forwarders and couriers)
  • Ensure compliance with UK and international trade compliance and licensing procedures
  • Managing freight forwarding shipments by land, sea and air
  • Effective administration of shipping and export documentations - ATRs, EUR1s, COO etc.
  • Maintenance of shipping and logistics database

Shipping Co-ordinators should meet the following criteria:

  • Experience in a shipping, export, import or trade compliance capacity
  • Experience of liaison with freight forwarders and couriers
  • Exposure to multi-modal shipments
  • Knowledge of export and shipping documentations, HMRC and international trade compliance processes
  • Team player, self-motivated, positive and pro-active in outlook

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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