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  • Location

    Stafford

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Interim & Contract

  • Salary:

    £19000.00 - £23000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emily Denney

  • Contact email:

    emily.denney@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    EDBBBH3034_1639062505

  • Duration:

    24 Months

Hybrid working - UK Import and Export Shipping Administrator

A fantastic opportunity for an Import and Export Shipping Administrator to join a fast paced manufacturing company who have grown greatly in the past few years, they have just acquired a new company which is the reason for this vacancy. This role is a 24 month fixed term contract with the view to be extended into a perm role. They are looking for a dynamic and hard working shipping professional to join their team.

They also offer a competitive working from home hybrid model, with 2 or 3 days in the office or at home, depending on the week's schedule.

This role would be well suited to an Export Controller, Import Controller, Import Administrator, Export Administrator, Shipping Controller, Shipping Specialist, International Shipping Administrator, Logistics Controller or Import and Export Planner.

Duties of the UK Import and Export Shipping Administrator

  • Prepare necessary documentation for shipments according to relevant legislation and mode of transport.
  • Compare freight quotations to ensure the best rates are being kept.
  • Monitor packed export and shipping lists to make sure everything is moved promptly.
  • Keep all necessary parties aware of any issues regarding shipments or paperwork delays.
  • Work with a dedicated freight booking system (Training will be provided)

Experience required for the UK Import and Export Shipping Administrator

  • Excellent customer service and stakeholder management skills.
  • A mindset that always looks for improvement and challenging the status quo.
  • Experience with ERP or MRP systems, ideally SAP but this is negotiable.
  • An understanding or previous experience with shipping documentation.
  • Good Excel skills (Full training will be provided)
  • Experience in a fast moving environment.

Salary:

This role will be between £19,000 and £23,000 depending on experience.

This role would be well suited to an Export Controller, Import Controller, Import Administrator, Export Administrator, Shipping Controller, Shipping Specialist, International Shipping Administrator, Logistics Controller or Import and Export Planner.