JOB TITLE: Shipping & Logistics Coordinator


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Warrington
Job Reference : 9883SB Job Category : Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 22/08/2013
 
Salary & Benefits : £18000 - £20000 per annum
 
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 & Logistics Coordinator Location: Warrington, Cheshire Salary: £18-£20k The Role: As the Shipping & Logistics Operator you will provide full shipping coordination and support within a busy engineering company. Based in Warrington


Job Description

Job Title: Shipping & Logistics Coordinator
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: £18-£20k

The Role:
As the Shipping & Logistics Operator you will provide full coordination and support within a busy engineering company. Based in Warrington, the main duties will include:

* Providing all administration support within logistics and shipping department
* Organising imports and export deliveries on an international basis
* Organising flights/travel itineraries
* Arranging Visa's and Work Permits for Engineers, predominately in the Middle East
* Organising hire of plant & equipment
* Ensuring all shipping paperwork is maintained and processed accurately
* Responding to any enquiries quickly and efficiently
* Processing good receipts and managing pricing
* Organising taxis/car hire for staff
* Ordering materials for projects as required
* Negotiating prices with suppliers and liaising with third party shipping companies

The Candidate:
Previous experience within a Shipping/Logistics role is essential. The successful Shipping & Logistics Coordinator will ideally have worked on SAP in a similar role and have excellent IT skills. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to multi task and work under pressure. Experience of organising work permits would be a distinct advantage. This role may involve travel to the Middle East so flexibility is required. Own transport is needed due to location.

The Company:
This is an opportunity to join a well-established business who have continued to grow over the last few years. There are excellent opportunities for progression for the right candidate. This is a very fast-paced environment and will involve working on a close knit team.


Job Keywords

Shipping; Logistics; SAP; Export; Imports; Warrington



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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