Shipping Administrator

Undisclosed Company
Southampton, Hampshire
£22000 - £26000 per annum
Closing date
1 Sep 2022
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Looking for your first role within the Shipping / Freight industry? Perhaps you already have had an introduction to the industry and understand Freight terminology and are looking for a new role?

Do you live within easy commuting distance to Chandlers Ford? This company are based easy access from Southampton via car, bus, train, or bicycle!

A well-established Supply Chain and Procurement company that operates globally is looking to recruit a Shipping Co-Ordinator to join the team in there UK Head Office in Chandlers Ford.

This organisation offers Cross Border Trade services across a number of industries - eg Mining / Construction / Agriculture / International Aid etc

Within Mining for example - they would procure items on behalf of clients, then working with a Freight Forwarder would build a quote for the items to be transited (via Road / Air / Sea / Courier) to the destination.

In terms of what skills you will need to bring to the table:

  • Ideally a basic understanding of Freight terminology (eg Bill of Lading)
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Ability to Coordinate between internal & external stakeholders
  • Personable; you will be building relationships (email and phone) with internal & external stakeholders
  • Good working knowledge of IT systems; Microsoft etc

What do you get in return?

  • To £26K basic (subject to experience)
  • 21 Days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Free Parking
  • Auto Enrol Pension scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Joining a team of 14, working in a relaxed casual work environment
  • Company Laptop
  • Working hours Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm
  • Occasional early finishes when business needs permit
  • Option to work from home if the need arises - eg you have a plumber booked in (Note; this is not a hybrid role, this is an office based role normally)
  • Company social events

If selected for interview, it will be a two-stage interview process. (First stage Telephone, then Face to Face)

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