Import & Export Ocean Coordinator

Other - Croydon, South East

Ref: 4815Saturday 10 July 2021

£20,000 - £27,000

Import Export Coordinator, with Ocean Freight Forwarding experience is needed for a busy role within an expanding freight forwarding business at their HQ in Croydon. As well as demonstrable experience with Ocean Freight forwarding, As Import Export Coordinator, you will have a good understanding customs clearance, brokerage processes, cross border shipping and incoterms.

 

Import & Export Ocean Coordinator / Freight Forwarder

  • Understand the demands of shipping hazardous goods via ocean whilst generating the relevant paperwork for consignments of this nature
  • Ensure timely bookings of ocean freight forwarding on customer’s behalf
  • Prepare documentation including data entry in accordance to the Countries requirements
  • Ongoing communication with customers within the UK and overseas offices regarding the movement of shipments
  • Preparation of certificates of origin, cargo manifest, customs clearance documentation, hazardous material and any other documentation required for the processing of goods internationally
  • Prepare documentation and implementation in to our internal system (BoxTop & Sequoia)
  • Raise spot quotations for Ocean freight forwarding

 

About you:

  • Dangerous Goods/ADR training highly desirable
  • Demonstrable experience within ocean freight forwarding.  
  • Team player with a collaborative approach and willing to share expertise
  • Strong commercial focus and acumen with strong influencing skills
  • Highly proactive self-starter with a high level of self-initiative
  • A good understanding of customs clearance, brokerage processes, cross border shipping and incoterms

Import Export Coordinator, with Ocean Freight Forwarding experience is needed for a busy role within an expanding freight forwarding business at their HQ in Croydon. As well as demonstrable experience with Ocean Freight forwarding, As Import Export Coordinator, you will have a good understanding customs clearance, brokerage processes, cross border shipping and incoterms.