Import Co-ordinator - Basildon - Perm

Location Basildon
Discipline: Warehousing & Logistics, Office & Management
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £24,000 - £30,000 per annum
Contact email: applications@a1personnel.co.uk
Job ref: ICBP2
Published: 29 days ago

​A1 Personnel are currently recruiting for an Import Co-ordinator on behalf of our client based in Basildon.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Managing the importation of air, sea and road freight

  • Preparing clearance instructions

  • Arranging inward deliveries

  • Liaising and booking deliveries with external warehouses

  • Obtaining import freight quotations

  • Chasing suppliers for shipping schedules and documents

  • Checking and processing goods and freight invoices

  • Balancing the Duty Deferment and Postponed VAT accounts

  • Assisting with other departments when required

Requirements:

  • 1-2 years experience within imports/customs

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

  • Good IT literacy

  • Proactive

  • Good problem solver

  • Ability to work within a team as well as use own initiative

Hours:

  • Monday to Friday

  • 9am - 5:30pm