Job Description

Job Title: Import / Export Shipping Coordinator

Salary: Up to £27K (dep on exp) pension and healthcare

Location: Redditch

A globally renowned engineering and manufacturing business is seeking an Import / Export Specialist to join their growing team to help increase the reach and quality of their service delivery and their supply chain.

The primary role of the Import / Export Shipping Coordinator is the coordination of shipping of Machines, Machine Parts (Spares, Additions and miscellaneous despatch's) and Labels utilising approved carriers to meet customer delivery expectations. The role also includes importation of Machines, Machine Parts, Labels & other commodities, as required.

Some of your main responsibilities are listed below:

  • Plan and manage transport for customers worldwide
  • Control and arrange shipments from European based 3PL service provider and from UK site
  • Liaise with customers and global intercompany offices worldwide
  • Create shipping documents as required by customer and country of destination
  • Work alongside various freight providers, including courier companies, to ensure timely collections are made from warehouse

The ideal candidate will have experience working within a busy shipping / logistics department, managing and prioritising workload efficiency. Excellent knowledge and application of incoterms, with good understanding of Trade Compliance and Export Licensing requirements.

If you believe you are a good fit for this position and you're looking for an exciting opportunity, to join a business offering fantastic mid to long term career prospects, then please apply via the link to this advert, addressing your application to Neil Edwards.

Ideal living locations include: Redditch, West Midlands, Worcestershire, Warwickshire, Birmingham, Coventry, Worcester, Rednal, Northfield, Studley, Solihull, Shirley

Keywords relating to this position include; planner, schedule, import, export, logistics, supply chain, coordinator

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however, we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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