Shipping Coordinator - Ocean Freight, Milton Keynes

Posted By:Northampton Branch
Telephone:01604 233332

Job Summary

Reference: 044115462
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: 25000 - 28000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/11/2016

Job Description

Our client is a major global group company with significant operations in ocean logistics. Due to ongoing strong demand for their range of flexible ocean freight services they now require an experienced individual to join their office based logistics team at their busy Milton Keynes operations centre.

This key role involves regular timely communication with carriers, subcontractors, hauliers and shipping lines in order to find appropriate resolutions to customer ocean freight requirements.

Duties include:

Responding to customer bookings and overseas agents requests

Liaising with overseas branches and internal customers

Completing import procedures and IPS entries

Raising, collating and printing various transport documentation

Coordinating all aspects of consignments in accordance with customer requirements

Monitoring KPIs, raising reports and reporting exceptions/issues in a timely manner

You will need a minimum of around 2 years experience in all aspects of ocean freight operations from start to finish, including Customs.

In addition to an attractive salary our client is renown for its training and development opportunities to help you maximise your potential and realise your career ambitions.

Interested? Submit your CV now for immediate consideration.