Shipping Manager REF ZZ 1027

A new position has been created for a full time, permanent, Shipping Manager to work at our clients premises in Woking . The position would suit an experienced shipping professional who ,is looking to join a dynamic, established company with substantial growth plans.

Hours are Mon-Thur 9am-5.15pm and Fri 9am-5pm with an hour for lunch

Salary £35-38k

Excellent benefits including, gym, cycle to work, child care vouchers, Bupa, Life insurance, 24 days holiday plus bank holidays 

Key Skills:

·Experience in shipping and distribution sectors, either working in-house for a distributor/manufacturer or managing a team in the freight forward/shipping world;

·Have a solid understanding of the global shipping market. Knowledge of air, sea, road shipments and express couriers;

·Have up to date working knowledge of customs legislation, procedures and documentation concerning export, import, declarations, preferential treatments and Incoterms;

·Have exceptional attention to detail;

·Possess excellent communication and organisational skills

·Good numerical and literacy skills

·Be computer literate, with working knowledge of mainstream ERP systems and MS Excel;

·Have ability to make decisions and use own initiative

·The suitable candidate will need to have proven supervisory/management experience.

·Based in our modern Global HQ in Surrey, candidates must live within a manageable daily commute.

Category: Current Vacancies, Logistics, Managerial.