Our client, a UK warehousing & distribution business , is currently looking for a Sea Freight Import Coordinator to join their team in North Yorkshire , to manage the Sea freight consignments in transit through to successful completion and delivery.
The successful Sea Freight Import Coordinator will have a minimum of 2 years' freight forwarding experience in Sea Freight, as well as knowledge and experience of shipping documentation, letters of credit, ATR, EUR's.
We are keen to speak with confident candidates who have clear communication skills, good IT (Microsoft) skills and proven success of building customer and supplier relationships.
Duties of the Seafreight Import Coordinator:
Extensive client liaison, building relationships and maximising the potential of the forwarding business
Calculating freight quotations for import Sea freight shipments
Completing operational administration including job cards and sending booking confirmation to the suppliers
Extensive supplier liaison to develop reliable and cost effective services to every worldwide destination
Raising all of the appropriate operational documentation that is applicable to the shipping terms and destination of the consignments
Invoicing out and completing the job files
Key skills required for the Seafreight Import Coordinator:
Working in an Import Coordination role for a Manufacturer.
Strong negotiating skills.
Numerate with experience of calculating freight quotations.
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