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Export Documentation Clerk

  • Location:

    Wakefield

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING, LOGISTICS OTHER, LOGISTICS

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £21000.00 - £22500.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Marsh

  • Contact email:

    matt@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6234337_1632223142

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-05

Position: Export Operations
Location: Wakefield
Salary: £22,500pa
Hours: Monday - Friday -> 9am - 5pm
Benefits: 20 days Holiday (plus 2 free days a year (Birthday & 'Easter Day') these are non-contractual but the 'schemes' have been in place for years) plus bank holidays Every 3 years of service and additional day is added to a Max of 25 days (effectively 27 plus 8 bank holidays - 35 Days)

The Company:
Our client have more than 40 years' experience in international freight forwarding and shipping, and are proud to still be privately-owned, giving them an advantage over many larger corporations as they can make agile decisions about their service and business to the benefit of their customers & key clients.

They are the very opposite of a faceless organisation filled with contact centres and myriad departments. Every team member within their business, regardless of their role ,has a basic understanding of all our clients. It makes their experience better, and adds to the resilience and ability to cope with unforeseen circumstances.

The Role:
Due to continued growth we now seek to appoint and Export Professional to our growing, friendly Export Operations & Documentation department from our offices in Wakefield.

If you have a background in international logistics, Export Shipping, or Freight Forwarding and are seeking a new progressive opportunity with a family owned business who take pride in their staff, then please apply today!

Role and Responsibilities:
Completion of administration & documentation for Export consignments
Input & Booking of Export Shipments, Air, Sea & Road Freight (Multi-Modal)
Liaising with Customers & Suppliers
Basic understanding of 'Start to Finish' shipment management (e.g. Sales, Bookings, Documentation & Invoicing)
Full understanding of Incoterms
Experience using Cargowise is a distinct advantage but not essential.
Some cross over into Imports as well when required
This is a highly progression position with scope for the right individual to move into other departments and areas of our business.

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