An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for a hardworking and pro-active individual to join a busy Import Department which deals with the shipments in excess of 10,000 containers a year. We’re looking for a highly motivated candidate with excellent attention to detail and who can demonstrate strong organisational, communications and IT skills. Experience in Excel is essential.
As an Import Assistant you will be working closely with the Shipping Co-Ordinator and Senior Team.
This particular role will focus on our DC delivery scheduling, covering both land deliveries and import containers. Future training and development within the main container import team is possible.
Although experience of supply chain or imports (seafreight / airfreight / customs entries) would be an advantage, we are prepared to provide full training. This department is extremely busy, so the ability to multitask, but with maintained accuracy and high productivity is essential. The role will suit someone who enjoys a challenge, likes problem solving and who works best when under pressure. The department offers a unique opportunity to experience end to end requirements of international logistics. You will need to have excellent communication skills in this scheduling role which involves a lot of telephone and email work.
Skills & Requirements:
This is a full time position with normal working hours of 08:45-17:30.
If you are interested and are currently looking for a new challenge, then please submit an up to date CV by using the ‘apply’ button below.
For an informal chat regarding the role, please call 01752 252533 and ask for Laura. Many thanks for your interest.