Job Summary

A large and well-established Freight Forwarding company, are looking to appoint a talented Sea Freight Coordinator to join their busy team in Redditch.

Main responsibilities;

  • Managing daily bookings of sea freight jobs for the company.
  • Working to deadlines and being able to plan ahead the collections and deliveries of groupage, part and full load consignments.
  • Liaising with suppliers regularly regarding quotes, negotiating prices, and bookings.
  • Actively seeking new business by contacting existing sea freight clients
  • Maximising the profitability of each job by negotiating effectively with customers and suppliers.
  • Communicating proactively with our supplier base to ensure the work is being carried out in the most effective way.
  • Processing freight jobs through the company system.
  • Submitting of timely invoices.
  • Working with key accounts ensuring a high degree of customer service.

Skills required

  • Candidate must have experience working for a freight forwarder
  • Export Sea Freight experience is a plus
  • Well organised.
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • A confident and positive attitude

If you feel that you have the skills to join this well-known organisation, please apply today!

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Job Summary

Reference: 9247

Sector: Logistics, Procurement, Distribution and Supply Chain

Location: Redditch, Worcestershire, England

Salary: £26k - 30k per year

Contract: Permanent

Posted: 02 Jan 2019