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Ocean Freight Coordinator

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Ocean Freight Coordinator

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING, LOGISTICS OTHER, LOGISTICS

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £27000 - £31000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Victoria Lightfoot

  • Contact email:

    victoria@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6235023_1642085669

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-02-10

Position: Ocean Freight Coordinator
Hours: 9am - 5pm
Salary: £27,000 to £31,000

This role is based within one of the worlds' major logistics and freight forwarding organisations, this is a great opportunity for you become part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference.

With more than 72,000 colleagues worldwide, they welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills.

The company is experiencing rapid growth across all areas of their business and as a result are looking to bring in additional forwarding staff to join the existing team.

Experience required:
  • Previous Ocean Freight experience within a forwarder
  • Knowledge of Ocean Import procedures and practices ESSENTIAL
  • Experience in negotiating or preparing rates and issuing quotations to clients
  • Good IT and reporting skills
  • Good communicator, both verbal and written
  • Ability to organise and work as part of a small busy team

Benefits:
  • 20 days holiday allowance (excluding bank holidays) increasing with length of service
  • Have your birthday off!
  • Pension scheme

WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.