JOB TITLE: Shipping Administrator; Import Coordinator


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 10800AH Job Category : Admin and Secretarial
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 17/06/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £22000 - £25000 per annum + pro rata
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title:Shipping Administrator; Import Coordinator (part time) Location:City of London Salary:£22k - £25k pro rata (dependent upon experience) The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Shipping Administrator; Import Coordinator to assist with the travel and import of FMCG products for a large supplier based in the Centre of London. This fast paced role will report into a Shipping Manager.


Job Description

Job Title:Shipping Administrator; Import Coordinator (part time)
Location:City of London
Salary:£22k - £25k pro rata (dependent upon experience)

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Shipping Administrator; Import Coordinator to assist with the travel and import of FMCG products for a large supplier based in the Centre of London. This fast paced role will report into a Shipping Manager and main duties of the role will include:
*dealing with shipping lines and freight forwarders via phone and email
*providing advice and information to clients on services and pricing
*entering order information and raising all necessary shipment paperwork
*ensuring client's orders are dealt with from initial enquiry through to delivery
*managing all direct feedback and enquiries
*overseeing daily operations to ensure customer needs are met

The role will be working 2 - 3 days per week.

The Candidate
As a successful Shipping Administrator; Import Coordinator candidates you must be able to demonstrate previous experience working in a shipping or importing goods to the UK. You must have an excellent telephone manner, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work in a fast paced, bustling environment.

The Client
Our client is a major supplier of meat to the catering trade, wholesalers, retailers, pubs and restaurants from their base in the City of London. Having developed partnerships across the globe they import high quality product from mainland Europe, South America, Australasia and within the UK. The company has been established over twenty years and the current team is close knit with a friendly atmosphere.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Reference: 10800AH


Job Keywords

shipping administrator clerk import export transport "bills of lading" "City of London"



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Admin and Secretarial recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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