Export Manager - Loughborough

Export Manager jobs

Depending on the size of the company, export managers will need to have an understanding of either exporting to a small number of countries or general exporting.

Certain jurisdictions will have importation laws specific to them, so an intimate knowledge of these laws will be needed if the employer exports to these countries. Many employers will sell their products to a small number of markets, and will employ export managers with specific experience there.

On the other hand, companies that export more widely will be looking for export managers with a great understanding of export regulations in general rather than specifically.

Reporting to commercial director or similar, the export manager will need to produce regular operations reports and manage the export team profitably and efficiently, maintaining the smooth and trouble-free export operation that will be essential to the company’s success.

The skills required

Good experience of exporting goods is usually required for a managerial role, preferably as a manager; however, exporting experience in a good non-managerial position will be sufficient for some talented individuals. Deep knowledge of the importing laws of specific countries being exported to will probably be required, while an excellent understanding of your own country’s export law will almost certainly be needed.

As the job will require regular contact with overseas clients, aptitude or fluency in one or more foreign language, particularly the official language or common language of the client’s country will be beneficial.

An ability to manage staff under your control as well as taking instructions from the higher levels of the company will be an essential skill.

Cast UK’s logistics opportunities

At Cast UK, we know what attributes logistics, procurement and supply chain employers and candidates are looking for because our founder members and consultants all come from these sectors. Furthermore, we deal with these sectors exclusively, so employers look to us to create candidate shortlists because they know we’re focused on delivering the people who will bring experience and further drive success.

It’s always worth looking at what’s available in your region, whether you’re looking for more job satisfaction or simply moving house to a new area. If you see something you like, get in touch straight away so we can start your application.

Even if you don’t see anything for you right now, it’s a good idea to let us have your details and CV. We can help you with every step of your application to make sure your skills are fully represented so you can sell yourself to the client. For us, it’s a win-win when we match a perfect candidate with a great job.

To find out more about how Cast UK can help you recruit a Export Manager for your business or find you a job as a Export Manager then contact one of our consultant team on 0333 121 3345.

Export Manager Jobs in Loughborough

Loughborough is a town in the north of Leicestershire, close to the Nottinghamshire border. It has been a market town since the Middle Ages, serving the cities and villages in the vicinity, but it is perhaps best known in modern times for its university. Loughborough is in the middle of a triangle formed by Leicester, Nottingham and Derby (all of which have their counties named after them), which are all roughly 10 miles (16 km) distant. Loughborough is served by the M1 motorway, and the A6 runs through the town on its way to Leicester. The town has good railway links to the aforementioned cites.

Loughborough University is generally regarded as being one of the best universities in the nation, but if its sports and engineering subjects are isolated, it could easily be in the top three or four. Much groundbreaking research has gone on in these fields, and the university attracts sporting coaches and strategists, aerospace engineers and students of certain crossover disciplines such as motor racing. Although best known for these technical disciplines, the university does offer the full range of subjects.

Loughborough is not particularly industrialised, but it does have several technical and research parks that are linked to the university. The town remains a thriving market town and the student population ensures its entertainment and nightlife needs to be kept well stocked. Taken together, this could be promising for anyone seeking Export Manager work in Loughborough itself, but with three quite industrialised cities on the doorstep, the outlook appears even brighter.

Cast UK - helping you with your job search

Cast UK never stop working with procurement, logistics and supply chain clients and applicants from across the country, and are dedicated to filling each position with the best talent possible.

If you’re on the lookout for more information on the Export Manager positions available in Loughborough or anywhere else in the UK, please get in touch so we can talk about what’s on offer.

Our regional specialists can provide detailed information about the potential employers, the available job types and the average expected salary.

With a wealth of experience in the fields covered, Cast UK’s team of recruitment consultants understands what it takes to be a successful candidate for every vacancy.

To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Loughborough or source a new job in Loughborough then contact one of our consultant team on 0333 121 3345.