Operations Coordinator REF ZZ1014

Our client is looking to appoint an operations coordinator, who is happy to work on their own initiative . Dealing with a combination of quotations, customer service, operations, admin, Sea & Road Freight operations. Must be experienced in project cargo, out of gauge or abnormal load shipping. Ideally already working in this environment but a good solid freight knowledge is an absolute must. Willing to consider a candidate who can demonstrate transferable skills from within the industry.

Salary £25k

Key Requirements

·Sound global freight knowledge and good solid experience of container shipping market

·Knowledge and proven experience of moving out of gauge equipment, breakbulk and coaster shipment with all attendant facets ( Road transport, lashing / securing, lifting, agency, customs etc.)

·Commercially astute and able to manage shipments start to finish.

·Good customer service attitude with attention to detail. Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.

·Works well and able to work to tight deadlines.

·Provide accurate and timely reporting of information to customers including sending

quotations, pricing, costing, shipping details and supply chain related documentation

·Understanding of UK customs system and conversant with key areas.

Category: Current Vacancies, Import Airfreight, Logistics.