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Shipping Coordinator

Job Title: Shipping Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH10977
Contact Name: Matthew Owen
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Shipping Coordinator
£22,000 - £30,000

Role Profile
Our client is a growing and expanding international freight and shipping business. They are looking to recruit a Shipping Coordinator to be based in their office in Warrington.

The Shipping Coordinator is involved with all stages in the shipping process, including:

  • Providing quotations to customers and booking the job in.
  • Arranging collection at origin and delivery at destination.
  • Working with shipping lines to book in consignments.
  • Daily communication with clients to keep them updated via phone and email, tracking their consignments throughout.
  • Attending to Customs processes to ensure a smooth process.
  • Speaking to the port to resolve any problems.
  • Invoicing and processing shipping/customs documentation.

This is a great opportunity to work in a relaxed and realistic environment with excellent experienced people around you who will work with you to develop your skills and knowledge further within the industry.

Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role you will likely come from either a Freight Forwarding, Shipping Line, Shipping Agency or In-house Forwarding role/background.

In addition to that we're looking for someone who is:

  • Confident on the phone.
  • Has good communication skills and able to work with the team.
  • At least 1 year of experience within the freight / shipping industry.
  • An outgoing person with a personality.
  • Hungry to learn and develop a long term career in shipping.

Client information
Our client is a growing and expanding international freight and shipping business.

£22,000 - £30,000

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