Logistics & Supply Chain Operator - Import Freight

First Choice Staff
From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
07 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
IMPORT SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS OPERATOR – RETAIL FREIGHT ACCOUNT £17,000 to £20,000 – Based in Birmingham Global Freight & Logistics organisation . We are working with a global Freight & Logistics organisation who have an opening in their Retail Import operation and seeking to recruit a candidate with LOGISTICS AND/SUPPLY CHAIN OPERATIONS experience, Airfreight and/or Seafreight. The role of IMPORT SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS OPERATOR will be responsible for arranging, coordinating and tracking the Import of Retail Freight via Airfreight and Seafreight from country of origin through to shelves in for the retail market. Excellent communication and customer interaction skills are essential for this role along with hands on experience of handling Logistics operations, from bookings, receiving and processing shipping documentation, Import customs clearance, liaising across all levels with carriers, internal and external customers, resolving any issues and answering queries and completing all freight administration. Working closely with a retail customer, the role will also include completing KPI reports relating to Imported freight and deliveries, resolving issues and answering queries in a time efficient and professional manner. An excellent opportunity for a candidate who has hands on experience of working in Logistics, Supply chain or Import Freight shipping and is hard working, with a strong work ethic and excellent at communicating with customer, colleagues in the UK & overseas and 3 rd party carriers. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66823825