Cross Trade Coordinator

Shipping Jobs
Job Role:
Freight Forwarding Jobs, Import/Export Jobs
Contract Type:
Full Time
Basildon Branch
£25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date:
Job Ref:

Our client who are a specialist shipping company based in Basildon, Essex are actively recruiting for a permanent Cross Trade Co-ordinator.

The Cross Trade Coordinator will be responsible for controlling and monitoring customer shipments originating in the Far East and shipping to various destinations around the world.

Our client will provide training in many aspects of the shipping industry and customer service skills as they are looking to employ for the long term.

Main duties include: -

* Data input of customer shipments, processing documents received from our agents,
* Invoicing and daily liaison with the US office and the customers themselves.
* Devising loading plans for their customer's cargo which will determine what is to be shipped, when and where.

This position is ideal for someone who is looking for development and long-term progression into a more senior level with additional responsibilities and challenges.

Key role attributes required would be:

* Minimum 3 years' experience in Freight Forwarding (Sea Freight)
* A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
* Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, and other MS programs.
* Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
* Experience in Sales / Customer Service beneficial but not essential.

Ideally candidate will:

* Be a team player
* Be self-motivated with willingness to take responsibility & develop within the company
* Have good organisational skills, and be able to prioritise

Hours are Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

If you feel that you have all of the skills and attributes for this role please apply on line today.

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