Our client located in Chelmsford is looking for an Import Coordinator. The Import Coordinator is responsible for liaising between customers, suppliers and transport companies to ensure efficient deliveries.
- Manage all aspects of the import process
- Obtain and communicate, internally and externally, all necessary information to ensure correct measures are in place and customer needs are met
- Liaise between suppliers, forwarders and agents to obtain up to date shipment information
- Ensure customers are fully informed of the progress of their shipments
- Provide transport companies with the relevant information to ensure customer delivery requirements are met
- Ensure correct documentation is on file and act accordingly as set out in the instructions
- Maintain all files ensuring they are costed and billed correctly in accordance with procedures provided by management
- Cover the export operations when required
- Any other duties as required by management for the smooth and efficient operation of the department
This is a full-time permanent role; the hours of work are 9am-5.30pm Monday to Friday.
Holiday: starts at 20 days plus bank holidays, rising to 23 days in year 2, 24 days in year 3 and 25 days in year 4.
We endeavour to reply to all applications. However, if you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by The Sammons Group.
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