Import Specialist

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London | Ref: BBBH15127

£21000.00 - £28000.00 per annum

Import Specialist
Central London
£21,000 - £28,000 Benefits

Role Profile

  • Manage the movement of product into the UK, ensuring all statutory Import Export and Duty Regulations are met
  • Ensure the importation of wines is received safely and efficiently
  • Liaise between Suppliers and Transporters
  • Be responsible for the management of Shipping and Freight, negotiating with agents and vendors securing the best prices for the business
  • Support other sales team members, answering customer queries and sales enquiries,
  • Management of the IT system, generating reports and information for other departments of the business

Skills & Experience

  • French speaking is essential
  • Experience within Wine industry is beneficial
  • Highly experienced within import
  • Strong understanding of bonded warehouses
  • Self-motivated
  • Advanced excel
  • Degree level education or demonstrable experience,
  • Advanced knowledge of Import & Export regulations
  • Knowledge of HMRC legislation along with European VAT compliance is preferred
  • Experience of management of Shipping and Freight
  • Be very well organised, and have excellent time management and prioritising skills,
  • Be a customer orientated team player
  • Be able to work to a high level of accuracy whilst under pressure
  • Have proven communication and negotiation skills across all levels

Client information

Our client is a wine merchant based within Central London.


£21,000 - £28,000 + Benefits

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