Import Freight Forwarder

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Transport, Logistics
South East
£22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£22000 - £26000 Per Annum
SDW Recruitment Ltd
Job Ref:

Import Coordinator | Sea Freight Forwarder | Freight Forwarder

Do you have experience of handling import sea freight shipments? If so, we have a vacancy that may be of interest. Our client is a well-established, leading freight forwarder, whose core business is more specialist cargo, moving anything from a boat, car to a helicopter and more. A unique opportunity for candidates with freight forwarding experience.

The Role:

As Import Sea Freight Coordinator you will be responsible for the start to finish process of forwarding and finding the correct solution for your client. You will be commercially minded with a real passion for logistics, showing that you are keen to advance your career. Working in a small team you will be covering all aspects of the forwarding process, working alongside the best, in a varied and detailed role. Your responsibilities will also include; negotiating and booking cargo with shipping lines, completing Customs clearances, ensuring full compliance & shipping out of gauge / project cargo. Along with;

- Managing documentation flow, including Bills of Lading, Packing Lists, Commercial Invoices, Certificates of Origin & Licences.
- Arranging collection / delivery, and managing all the way to final destination

Essential Criteria:

- Import Sea Freight experience, 2 years +
- Commercially minded
- Excellent communication

Desirable Criteria:

- Multi modal background

About the Company:

This is a position with a leading global freight forwarder that specialises in moving a wide range of cargo, from super yachts, classic cars to general freight across the globe. A unique chance for anyone with the relevant skill set/experience and a proactive attitude to join a leading company and become a specialist. Furthermore, there is an excellent scope for progression and the opportunity to learn all modes of freight forwarding on a global scale.

Salary & Benefits:

For the position of Sea Freight Forwarder our client is looking to pay between £20-26k for the right person along with benefits.

For more information Apply Now!

Contact Details:
SDW Recruitment Ltd
Tel: 02380336633
Contact: Steve Wyeth

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