Freight Coordinator

Job Title: Freight Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: £22,000 - £32,000
Reference: 1148759
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Job Published: August 11, 2021 10:46

Job Description

Forwarding Coordinator
£22,000 - £32,000
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay
Dynamite Recruitment are pleased to be recruiting for our client based in Southampton that are looking for a Forwarding Coordinator. Ideally, we would like someone that has experience within a Freight Forwarding, Import/Export role however this isn’t essential as full training will be given.
Strong administration background is essential
This is truly an interesting and sometimes challenging role where no two days are the same. They are a small close team looking to grow the business and having the right candidate on board to support this

As a Forwarding Co-ordinator you will be responsible for the following:
  • Managing the whole shipping process from start to finish
  • Quoting clients
  • Booking shipments using our in-house freight software
  • Arranging documentation and ensuring Customs procedures are completed
  • Following shipments to ensure goods get delivered safely and on time
  • Focus on maximum customer satisfaction
  • Administrative tasks in Operations
  • Issue ales invoices and process purchase invoice
  • You will be actively involved in shipping both exports and imports by Air Freight, Sea Freight, Road Freight and courier Freight both in the UK, Europe and Internationally. You will also be involved in Cross-trades around the world
  • Knowledge of Imports by Sea & Air a must, and Exports via any mode is beneficial
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in forwarding or a similar industry
  • Confident in Communication
  • Positive Personality
  • Must be able to work well under pressure
  • Multi-tasking a must
  • Be prepared to work additional hours as and when the job requires
If you would like to know more about this role please get in touch with Shannon Preston at Dynamite Recruitment on 02392 455422