My client is a leading company which has been established for over 70 years within the freight forwarding and transportation industry. Specialising in supply chain and logistics solutions, the company has established best practice standards in Ground transportation, air and ocean shipments, customs clearance and supply chain management. Starting as a family business the true and core values remain in place to this day where all employees are treated with upmost respect and importance.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a fantastic employer and become a fundamental team manager, with a good impression to be made and a 1 year fixed contract on offer this is a chance not to me missed.
With appealing and sociable hours of Monday-Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm alongside a competitive local salary you will be reporting to your friendly manager and working alongside a forward thinking and enthusiastic team. It will be your main responsibility to co-ordinate sea freight operations activities for an account, and you can expect some of your duties to include the following;
Assist the team leader in the execution of their duties in support of the head of air and oceans vision of the company to become more competitive and profitable
Complete all import, export and cross trade activities correctly and on time ensuring the customs export declaration forms are completed with great accuracy
Immediately reporting any amendments to the customs declaration forms to your line manager
Updating and maintaining the operational PO management system
Creating any ad hoc reports and spot checks on customer entries to be submitted weekly
Maintaining regular communication with the sales team to generate new leads and handover of shipments
Ensure all duties/VAT is charged correctly upon invoicing and collect any monies due
So do you have great communication skills and the ability to work well within a team and on your own initiative? Do you have strong knowledge of Microsoft packages including Excel which must be on an intermediate level? Do you have a keen eye for detail and strong numeracy skills? If your answer is yes, we would love to hear from you! This advert is now active so please ensure to make your application right away.
Company Brook Street
Location Basildon, HC SS155NA
Salary 20,000.00 - 20,000.00 £ per yearAdditional Benefits!
Job Status/Type Full Time Temporary/Contract/Project
Job Category Logistics/Transportation
Occupation Import/Export Administration
Work Experience 1+ years
Education Level Unspecified
Industries Wholesale Trade/Import-Export Travel, Transportation and Tourism Transport and Storage - Materials