Job Summary

We are looking for Senior Global Moves Manager to join a fast developing moving and relocation team.

This role requires previous experience managing international household goods moves from start to finish, serving as senior point of contact for the client.

You will serve as the international moving specialist, managing door-to-door shipping services for relocating assignees.

The Senior Global Moves Manager will develop relationships with existing clients, proactively managing their international relocation needs.

This role is accountable for the full delivery of moving and relocation shipping services including; presenting quotations, booking third party shipping vendors, confirming schedules and retaining contact.

Duties include:

  • Managing, and being accountable for a caseload of household goods moving services for corporate accounts
  • Researching, communicating and ensuring that shipping customs requirements and restrictions are adhered to for international relocations
  • Proactively communicating with the relocating assignees, colleagues and vendors to ensure all partied are fully updated on the status of the move
  • Developing relationships with our clients, the relocating assignees and external shipping vendors
  • Building an in-depth knowledge of assigned clients' policies, cultures and service requirements
  • Implementing and adhering to our clearly defined processes, to ensure consistency in services
  • Updating the in-house technology platform and delivering high quality data to our clients
  • Co-ordinating and managing third party partners; reserving, booking and auditing services provided by the partners
  • Focusing on high caseloads and fast turnaround packages
  • Preparing reports for clients and colleagues

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Outstanding communication skills both verbal and written
  • Experience working in the household goods moving, freight forwarding and/or relocation sector
  • A brilliant understanding of geography and cultures
  • Outstanding organisational skills, experience managing multiple projects
  • Ability to work proactively and independently
  • A keen eye for detail and commercial awareness
  • A positive, team focused, 'can-do' attitude
  • The ability to manage and resolve conflicts or high-pressure situations
  • Fluency in English is essential, and additional languages are beneficial
  • High level working proficiency in all Microsoft office programs- especially Excel

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Job Summary


Reference: 9546

Sector: Logistics, Procurement, Distribution and Supply Chain

Location: Surrey, England

Salary: £38,000 - £45,000 + Bonus

Contract: Permanent

Posted: 27 Feb 2019