Air & Sea Freight Coordinator

White Recruitment Ltd
Holberrow Green
£25,000 per annum
16 Feb 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Air & Sea Freight Coordinator - Redditch - £30k

Due to high volumes of work, the Operations team is now growing and looking for an Air & Sea Freight Coordinator to join this leading logistics company based in Redditch.

The successful Air & Sea Freight Coordinator will have worked for a freight forwarder, particularly within exports, and ideally have a good knowledge of imports also.

You will be joining a team of 7 operators managing the day to day worldwide Air Export operation

The Package:

Up to £30k - Depending on experience
Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm
22 days holiday + bank holidays
Company pension

Air Freight Coordinator Role:

Manage the day to day Air & Sea Freight operations
Co-ordinate the export and import bookings of Air & Sea Freight jobs
Raising Job files and all of the appropriate operations paperwork
Processing jobs through the FAST FREIGHT software system
Customs entries using the NES system
To be responsible for the daily checking of all Airfreight collections and deliveries and post flights and ensuring that clients are kept informed of any deviation to the agreed schedule
Extensive client liaison and negotiation
Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation
Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service information
Managing the jobs from quotation stage to final invoicing in line with the client expectations and communicating effectively any service issues
Maximising the gross profit by negotiating with the supplier base
Proactively contacting the existing clients to maximise business potential
Invoicing jobs on completion

Air Freight Coordinator Requirements:

Air or Sea Freight is essential
Exports is a MUST
Imports is beneficial
MUST have worked for a Freight Forwarder
Be able to work alone or as a team

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately. WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy