Senior Import & Export Freight Forwarder / Supervisor | Eastleigh | Salary: £32K-£36K

Do you have solid import and export freight forwarding experience? Are you looking to fast track your career, help start a new branch & work your way management? If you have a passion for freight & your career this could be the perfect opportunity for you to have full support & backing of a well-established and secure freight forwarder.

The Role:

You will be responsible for managing import & export sea freight shipments from start to finish. In this role you will report directly to the UK General Manager who will be locally on hand & you’ll have his full support in establishing the branch.

You must be able to manage ocean shipments from origin to final destination, including completing Customs clearances.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous import & export forwarding experience
  • Be able to work on your own
  • Customs clearance experience
  • Good customer services skills
  • Career hungry & entrepreneurial
  • Driven and with a can-do attitude

Import Coordinator | Freight Forwarder | Import / Export Clerk

About the Company:

Our client is a well-established freight forwarder who is part of a global group, so has economy of scale combined with a SME, family feel without the feel of being part of a large corporate.

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay between £32K & 36K for the right candidate, depending on experience, but as you grow the branch, this will of course dramatically increase.

Immediate interviews being held as our client wants to appoint asap.

Senior Import & Export Coordinator | Hook | Salary: £30K-£35K

Do you have solid freight forwarding experience, and thinking it’s time for a change and a fresh challenge? Are you looking to join a rapidly expanding company in which you’ll have every opportunity to progress & advance your career? If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

The Role:

You will be responsible for managing import & export shipments from start to finish, providing excellent customer service, building relationships and becoming a vital part of the operations team.

You will be responsible for tracking goods to the UK, completing Customs entries, arranging haulage and everything else in between.

The branch is expanding rapidly, so fast track career progression for the right candidate is certainly a real opportunity.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous import & export forwarding experience
  • Good customer services skills
  • Good IT knowledge
  • Driven and with a can-do attitude

Import Coordinator | Freight Forwarder | Import / Export Clerk

About the Company:

Our client is a well-established freight forwarder who is part of a global group, so has economy of scale combined with a SME, family feel without the feel of being part of a large corporate.

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay between £30K & 35K for the right candidate, depending on experience, but as you grow the branch, this will of course dramatically increase.

Immediate interviews being held as our client wants to appoint asap.

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Senior Freight Forwarding Coordinator | Totton | Salary: £27K-£35K

Do you have solid freight forwarding experience & looking for your next role? Are you looking to join a well-established logistics company in which you can progress your career as they expand further? Then this could be the role for you.

The Role:

As a senior member of the team will be responsible for managing shipments from start to finish. Predominantly import sea freight, but you will also have the opportunity to handle export shipments, air & road.

You will be a focal point for both internal colleagues & clients for advice on shipments, Customs formalities and general shipping, so a good general forwarding background is a must.

Ideally you will have a good understanding of completing Customs entries using the new CDS system and entering to various regimes, Home Use, Bonded Warehouse, CFSP etc…

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous freight forwarding experience
  • Familiar with shipping documentation such as Bills of Lading
  • Good customer services skills
  • Good IT knowledge

Desirable Criteria:

  • Transport experience

Import Coordinator | Customs Entry | Import / Export Clerk

About the Company:

Our client is a well-established freight forwarder with an excellent working environment & friendly team.

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay between £27K & 35K for the right candidate, depending on experience.

Apply now in complete confidence.

Sea and Airfreight Coordinator | Portsmouth | Salary: £28K-£32K

Sea and Airfreight Coordinator  

ACP Freight Services, a Portsmouth based freight forwarder is looking to recruit a Sea and Airfreight Coordinator to join their expanding team in this exciting growth stage If you are a self-motivated individual looking to progress your career in a fast-paced environment then this could be the role for you.

Role

You will be responsible for arranging export and import shipments via sea and air freight. You will be managing shipments from initial quotation through to final delivery. The successful candidate will be negotiating rates with carriers, quoting customers for future work plus create/ update orders on the correct software used. In this role you will need too process and check all paperwork such as bills of lading, invoices, and documents plus emails.

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of Sea and Air Freight
  • Freight Forwarding / Shipping
  • Communication skills
  • Keen & can-do attitude

About the Company:

Our client offers supply chain solutions to a variety of customers, large & small. In this role you will work closely with senior management and will be able to advance your career as the company grows.

Salary & Benefits:

This company are looking to pay around £28k – 32k for the right person and depending on your experience. For this role their will be the option of hybrid working after completion of probation period.

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Import & Export Freight Forwarder | Southampton | Salary: £25K-£34K

Do you import and/or export freight forwarding experience? Confident managing shipments from start to finish and ensuring maximum profitability whilst delivering excellent customer service? Are you experienced in completing Customs entries to clear cargo into the UK?

If the answer is yes & you are looking for a new challenge with a fresh thinking & expanding company? This could be the role for you.

The Role:

You will be responsible for managing shipments from start to finish. Predominantly sea freight, but you will get some exposure to air & sea, so if you have multimodal experience or are keen to expand your knowledge and expertise, this role could be perfect.

Our client is looking for an experienced forwarder who is confident dealing with carriers & suppliers, negotiating rates and compiling quotations. You will be responsible for dealing with overseas agents and managing shipments throughout the process, including completing Customs entries and arranging final delivery.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous import / export forwarding experience
  • Familiar with shipping documentation such as Bills of Lading
  • Customs clearance experience
  • Good customer services skills
  • Good IT knowledge

About the Company:

Our client is a large global freight forwarder who has a good reputation within the industry and prides itself on looking after its employees and providing a good working environment.

Salary & Benefits:

Our client is looking to pay between £25k – £34k for the right candidate, depending on experience.

Apply today – immediate interviews being held.

Export Airfreight Coordinator | Totton | Salary £DOE

A well-established family run freight forwarder based in Totton is looking to recruit an Export Airfreight Coordinator to join their expanding team. If you are a self-motivated individual looking to progress your career in a logistics, then this could be the role for you. You have the passion, but will need training on the airfreight side – this is not an issue, as it’s much more about you as a person, your enthusiasm and can-do attitude.

The Role:

You will be primarily coordinating air export shipments, but will also be involved in coordinating sea & road shipments, plus import & cross trade cargo movements. You will be responsible for booking shipments with carriers, hauliers & airlines, update systems and dealing with shipping paperwork.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience of export forwarding / shipping
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve

Logistics Coordinator | Import & Export | Freight Forwarder

About the Company:

This company is well established & has enjoyed solid growth year on year even through the pandemic. Great working environment in modern offices, supportive management & friendly team.

Salary & Benefits:

The company is looking to pay a competitive salary for the right person depending on your experience.

Apply now as the company is keen to hold interview asap.

Import Coordinator | Totton | Salary: £DOE

Do you have a couple of years of import forwarding experience? Perhaps a little stuck, learnt as much as you can where you are and it is time for a new challenge? Perhaps reluctant to make a career move during these crazy times, worried it is too risky? Southampton Freight Services, a local, well established family run freight forwarder is fighting the pandemic head on, diversifying & growing through the pandemic, and now looking to grow their import team.

The Role:

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has has gained a year or two’s experience in imports, keen to develop their experience, learn more and play a key part in the company’s future. Sound like you?

Working from modern stylish offices in Totton, with 3 warehouses full to the brim, you’ll be part of a friendly team, with a strong family ethos, working together to ensure maximum customer satisfaction, along with playing a key role in the company’s success.

A typical day would include dealing with overseas agents, booking shipments direct with carriers, updating clients on the progress of their shipments, completing Customs entries and coordinating shipments all the way through to the client’s premises.

However, SFS are fully aware that to hire great people, they will need to offer full training in some areas and have the expertise in house, to provide exceptional training to ensure you become the best you can be.

About the Company:

SFS are a well-established, family run freight forwarder that offer global services by air, sea, road & International courier. They work form modern offices and warehouses based in Totton. SFS have a solid, approachable management structure and all work together to do great work & enjoy what they do.

Salary & Benefits:

For this position, SFS is looking to pay a competitive salary depending on experience. Free on-site parking and other benefits on offer.

What are you waiting for, apply now!

Import / Export Coordinator | Ipswich | Salary: £DOE

Do you have previous freight forwarding experience, and confident completing Customs clearances?

Are you looking for your next challenging & varied role within the shipping sector? Are you looking to join a well-established, expanding freight forwarder and be part of a friendly team?

If so, Anchor Freight, based in Ipswich have the perfect opportunity for you.

The Role:

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing & coordinating European and deep-sea shipments worldwide. You’ll be actively involved in quoting clients and dealing with carriers and suppliers.

In this role you’ll manage a variety of shipments & commodities on behalf of clients, both large & small. Building relationships, problem solving and providing great customer service at all times, is a key part of this role.

You will be responsible for booking shipments with carriers, handling & processing shipping documentation, completing both import & export Customs entries, arranging collections & deliveries – in a nutshell, managing the whole shipping process from start to finish.

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of import and export forwarding
  • Customs entry experience
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Problem solving ability

Freight Forwarder | Import & Export Clerk | Customs Entry Coordinator

About the Company:

Anchor Freight are well established forwarder with offices in both Glasgow & Ipswich with partners around the globe. Anchor Freight pride themselves on delivering exceptional customer service to customers, whilst ensuring a positive & friendly working environment for all staff & colleagues. Working hours are Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm, with some flexibility required during busy periods.

Salary & Benefits:

The company is looking to pay a competitive salary for the right person and depending on your experience.

Apply now, as the company is keen to hold interviews and recruit asap.

Import Clerk | Felixstowe | Salary: £20K-£22K

Do you have import shipping experience and looking for a new role within a well-established and continually expanding freight forwarder in Felixstowe? Have you gained a year’s+ experience, and looking to expand your knowledge and career?

If so, JS Forwarding based in Felixstowe, may have the perfect opportunity for you. Working within their friendly import department, they are looking for someone who is keen to learn more & passionate about all things shipping.

The Role:

You will be responsible for collating shipping documentation, claiming UCNs, updating clients with the progress of their shipments, completing Customs entries & arranging deliveries.

Full Customs training can be provided for candidates who only have import forwarding experience.

This is a great opportunity to learn all aspects of import forwarding, with full support & guidance from an experienced team.

Import Coordinator | Customs Entry Clerk | Import / Export Clerk

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous import experience (1 year+)
  • Good customer services skills
  • Good IT knowledge

About the Company:

JS Forwarding have been based in Felixstowe and have over 100 years’ experience in all things freight forwarding & Customs clearance. The company operates a friendly working environment, office hours Monday to Friday and have a casual dress policy.

Salary & Benefits:

JS Forwarding is looking to pay between £20K & 22K for the right candidate, depending on experience.

Apply now as JS Forwarding are keen to recruit asap.

CNS Helpdesk Analyst | Southampton | Salary: £DOE

CNS is a leading Port Community System provider and a wholly owned subsidiary of DP World, our systems enable the movement of cargo through many of the UK’s ports and airports. CNS’s customers, including many household names of the freight and logistics industry, rely 24/7 on CNS’s systems to manage their operational and customs processes. We provide the platforms that “keep the information flowing” and enable the UK to trade.

Position:

An opportunity has arisen to join CNS’s industry leading Helpdesk. Do you take pride in sharing your expertise in systems to help customers? Do you have a thirst for knowledge for all things import and export? Are you passionate about providing excellent customer service?

We are looking for a service orientated individual to join our team of Helpdesk Analysts and be part of a team that is key to the success of CNS. This is not a call centre or IT Helpdesk – the CNS Helpdesk is composed of experts in customs, systems and industry; a truly exciting, unique opportunity for the right individual.

The Helpdesk Analyst provides essential first and second line support to over 450 external customers including leading Global shipping lines, ports, express air carriers, freight forwarders, HM Customs and other inspection agencies.

The CNS Helpdesk provides a professional service and is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for all enquiries into the business, offering 1st and 2nd line support to expedite the timely resolution of all customer incidents and service requests.

Key responsibilities:

You will need to be articulate and methodical with good interpersonal and effective listening skills. You must have proven time management skills and the ability to remain focused and effective under pressure.

You will also have an aptitude for problem solving, decision making, and excellent attention to detail, able to take ownership of customer issues and to accurately interpret and communicate detailed customer information.

You must be adaptable and a quick learner as systems and complex regulations are constantly changing. As an effective team player, you must be professional, self-motivated and committed to providing a first class support service to our customers.

A flexible approach to work is required as you will be expected to work a rotating shift pattern, incorporating on-call cover to respond to operational queries outside of normal office hours.

Skills & experience required:

Essential

  • Experience of CNS Compass and/or Destin8
  • In-depth knowledge of both Import / Export procedures
  • Experience of freight, shipping, cargo or logistics working environments
  • To have 5 GCSEs at grades A-C including Maths and English
  • IT and computer literacy
  • Proven analytical skills and able to make decisions under pressure
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Effective communicator including excellent written and oral communication
  • Ability to work as part of a team with a positive attitude
  • Ability to drive and own a car

Desirable

    • Qualification in Customs Import and Export processes
    • Ability to deliver excellent customer service/experience in a customer facing role, preferably in the Maritime or Airfreight industry.

Other information:

HOURS OF WORK: 37.5 hours (roster and on call will apply) – Remote Working Available

SALARY: Competitive, depending upon experience.

BENEFITS:

  • Opportunity to earn an annual bonus of up to 8% annual salary (60% financial performance, 40% achievement of personal objectives)
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension scheme – contributions matched up to 6%
  • Life assurance
  • Option to join the company BUPA private medical scheme
  • Medicash
  • Flexible benefits platform with a wide range of offers to choose from
  • Free parking

Enquiries:

For a full copy of the job description or should you have any queries please email recruitment@dpworldsouthampton.com 

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