Shipping & Logistics Coordinator

  • Location
    Loughton, Essex
  • Category
    Transport and Logistics - Logistics
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 28000 - £ 32000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Shipping & Logistics Coordinator

£28000 - £32000

Loughton, Essex

Monday - Friday 8am-4pm

*Excellent progression opportunities, free parking on site, 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays, salary reviews & discretionary bonuses

My client, a dynamic and progressive award winning company based in Loughton, is looking for a Shipping & Logistics Coordinator to join their growing team on a permanent basis. This is a new role due to company growth and is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for a career within a progressive business.

Responsibilities include:

  • Booking transport for international and UK shipments

  • Managing imports and customs clearance arrangements

  • Liaising with accounts regarding VAT or Duty payments

  • Managing and updating the contracts calendar

  • Managing weekly import and sales schedules

  • Obtaining commercial rates from suppliers of transport services, ensuring the carriers are licensed to carry goods and that the carriers used are reliable and responsible operators

  • Liaising with the Shipping & Contracts Manager to have clarity in scheduling of deliveries to ensure these are on time, meeting the delivery requirements of contracts

  • Sending all documentation to customers and relevant parties

  • Managing communication and relationships with all freight forwarders, customs and external warehouses

  • Sending shipment and invoice documentation to customers for every delivery in a timely manner

  • Maintaining list of Harmonized Tariff Codes and ensuring correct rates of duty are applied to imports or exports

  • Managing the POD schedule and ensuring POD's are received from all customers

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