Export / Shipping Co-Ordinator

Job Type:
Job Sector:
£30 to £32 per hour
Salary Description:
�30 - 32 per hour
ATA Recruitment
Job Ref:

Export / Documentation / Logistics Controller - 6 Month Contract - Immediate Start

Based Glasgow - �32-�35p/h Ltd Company

Responsible for all Export Documentation - Permits / Customs / Shipping / Sea Freight to the USA

Liaison with Export Packers / Suppliers / Internal Departments / Head Office & The Client

Working to Clients Specifications for Documentation - Ensuring this is Complete

This UK based design and project management consultancy have grown steadily over the last five years and are now winning bigger projects with more international customers. They have recently won one of the largest projects in their history with a total value in excess of �50m. Becoming more and more renowned for their quality of work and professionalism they pride themselves in exceeding customer expectations - something that has won them lots of new projects. Working on an export project we are looking to recruit for an export and documentation controller to ensure of the documentation is accurate and complete.

What the role will involve:

* Having full responsibility for the client documentation - which includes:
* Working with the export packers to generate packing lists for the crates that are being shipped.
* Ensuring that all the documentation is in place for shipping the product - this could be technical documentation, export permits, customs and port documentation, transport and logistics plans etc.
* Liaising with the engineering teams, export packers, head office to co-ordinate the project and report progress etc.
* Checking the documentation packs which are split down in to crate packing lists and signing them off before they are sent.
* This could involve expediting the documentation from internal departments and external suppliers.
* Being the point of contact for the customer, customs authority, ports, sea freight, export packers etc.
* Problem solving when required.

What the company are looking for in the contractor:

* Export logistics and documentation control.
* Experience in dealing with port authorities, export packers and haulage companies.
* Problem solving.
* Expediting, progress chasing skills!

What the company can offer the contractor:

* Competitive hourly rates.
* Challenging role.
* Ability to do lots of overtime - 40-45 hours a week guaranteed.

What the company do:

* Design and manufacture special purpose machinery and its associated components.
* Work for a variety of companies, from large blue chip clients through to SME businesses.

For more information or to apply for this role please contact Chris Deverson or Hassan Choudhry on 0116 2167000. Alternatively email me your CV to christopher.deverson@ata-recruitment.co.uk .

You must be eligible to live and work within the UK.

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis - for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

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Contact Details:
ATA Recruitment
Tel: 0116 216 7000
Contact: Christopher Deverson

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