Adecco Northumberland are delighted to assist our client with their search for a Logistics Coordinator/Freight Forwarder, based in Blyth!
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The role will involve process and management of a range of both European and UK road and sea freight shipments all from start to finish, using acquired skills to place bookings, accurately raise shipping documentation and manage customer issues as well as negotiate commercial pricing.
The role is key to the business and therefore the ideal candidate is expected to be fully experienced and able to hit the ground running.
Manage road freight / sea freight booking process with customers and suppliers.
Operate internal operations system, on-line booking and sales platforms, customs documentation.
Manage charges and cost reconciliation on a shipment-by-shipment basis.
Raise accurate operational documentation relating to Customs procedures.
Direct customer conversations where required with specific objectives and results to achieve, such as queries on invoices, increased charges etc.
Obtain and process pricing enquiries, when required for all forms of transport.
To apply for the role, you must have:
Experience of processing road freight, sea freight and airfreight shipments, ideally in a freight forwarding company or similar.
Excellent relationship building skills with both internal and external customers to maximise all opportunities.
The ability to prioritise, organise & manage time efficiently is essential within our busy operations team.
Attention to detail for the production of shipping documents.
Numeric skills to enable accurate completion and changes to transport and storage related costs.
A clean current driving license.
Salary - £25000 to £29000 depending on experience
Private medical insurance
33 days annual leave Inc. stats
Does this sound like the right position for you? Then please click "apply" or contact Sam Terry on (phone number removed) or email to learn more!
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