Import Clerk / Import Operator

Job Overview

Bennett and Game are currently working with a leading International Freight Forwarder recruiting for an experienced Import Coordinator to join their Manchester office.

Our client are leaders in International Freight movements, and offer specialist services in complete 4pl logistics and Multi-modal freight operations working out of over 130 worldwide locations.

Oure client are expanding their Air & Ocean departments, so open to applications of candidates from both backgrounds and specialisms.

Import Coordinator Position Overview

Within this role you will be managing total Import Operations from start to finish. You will work closely with Customs Departments to ensure shipments are processed and completed against legal requirements.

Other key duties will include customer & account management, your position will be a challenging and diverse role with other responsibilities including:

Order processing management
Customer order plausibility analysis
Planning / Booking / Transportation orders
Coordination/follow up of the shipment
Customs processing Import Ocean
Documentation / administration / invoicing / Digital filing
Feedback to the customer (internal and external reporting of the shipments to the customer)
Operational troubleshooting
Non-conformance reporting in accordance with the KPI's.
Co-operation with approved subcontractors in accordance with agreed rates

Import Coordinator Position Requirements

Proven experience in managing Imports from start to finish.
Knowledge of customs regulations and processes -Highly Desirable
Excellent computer literacy with Microsoft Software applications and /or other market leading software applications.
Previous experience in customer service & account management – Essential.
Knowledge of IMCO regulation – Highly Desirable
Knowledge of dangerous goods (IATA qualified) – highly Desirable.

Import Coordinator Position Remuneration

Salary DOE – £25-32.5k
Monday – Friday (office hrs)
20 days holiday rising to 25 after service
Modern and welcoming company and office environment
Excellent and proven career progression & training
Excellent job security and proven staff retention
Company pension schemeWe, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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Cheadle, Greater Manchester

Full Time


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