Role details

Ocean Freight Coordinator

Birmingham   •   £22,000 - £25,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Seeking experienced sea freight professionals
  • MUST have strong customer service skills

About Our Client

A large 3PL based in Birmingham.

Job Description

The freight coordinator will be responsible for all transport and shipment organisation for both inbound and outbound deliveries.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Planning of all Transport and Shipments
  • Selecting carriers accordingly to quality of service and budget
  • Communication with shipping points
  • Providing rate requests
  • Maintenance of operational documentation
  • Preparing weekly statistics of arrivals and departures
  • Proactively manage customer accounts
  • Provide review meetings on a regular basis
  • Escalation management
  • Single point of contact for customer requests

The Successful Applicant

Skills Required:

  • Established Sea freight knowledge

  • Established forwarding knowledge
  • Language skills
  • Industry experience
  • String customer service skills
  • Analytical mind set
  • String communication skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Educated to degree level

What's on Offer

Salary on offer is between £22,000 and £25,000.

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