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Air Import Operator

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    £27000 - £31000 per annum

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    Jack Loydd

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    29 days ago

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Air Import Coordinator £26-£31K

A successful freight forwarding brand seek an Air Freight Coordinator for their Manchester Site.

The company have not had to make any redundancies and have continued trading all though the pandemic. The role is because of growth not replacement.

The successful Freight Coordinator will have worked for a Freight Forwarder and will have working experience within Air Freight.

You will be joining a vibrant team and managing the day to day Import bookings of Air Freight shipments.

The Package

£26K - £31K - depending on experience
Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
25 days holiday plus banks
8% Company pension
Bonus Scheme up to 5% of annual salary

The Air Freight Coordinator Role:

Manage the day to day Import bookings of worldwide Air freight shipments
Invoice jobs on completion
Extensive supplier liaison and negotiation
Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service status information
Raising job files and all of the appropriate paperwork
Process the jobs utilising the in-house software system

The Operations Coordinator Requirements:

MUST have Air freight experience with an Import bias
Previous working experience within a Freight Forwarder
Experience of calculating freight quotations and rate negotiations
An excellent communicator both written and verbally
Excellent IT skills


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