Freight Coordinator

Job Title: Freight Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-09-18
Reference: 038102910
Contact Name: Hayley Whitehead
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 18, 2019 07:35

Job Description

Are you an experienced multi modal Freight Coordinator looking for your next opportunity? Do you enjoy working in a fast paced environment and have a passion for transport? If so we have exciting permanent positions available!

Working for a leader in their field these exciting roles offer the opportunity for progression as well as working for one of the most well-respected global companies.

Your duties will include, but not limited to -

" Responsible for coordinating sea/road/air freight shipments, using transport management systems.
" Processes orders received from customer for data completeness & format: ensure the order transmission is checked against required data elements to determine if critical information and elements are present and if the formats are according to expectations.
" Responsible for freight requests and organise special transport requests, receive and respond in time to customer requests.
" Track and provide investigation results on deviations to the customer according to the agreed scope.
" Be the first point of escalation for any global issue.
" Detect and analyse deviations, including responsibility identification (internal or external), root cause and corrective action.
" Request premium freight authorisations (spot quotes), and manage the contract variations/freight costs disputes and claims.

The ideal candidate with have experience in Freight /Transport Planning or exposure to freight forwarding with a key focus on sea freight planning.

With an attractive salary on offer of £25,000- £28,000, fantastic holidays, great pension as well as working in beautiful offices with parking this opportunity is definitely not to be missed!

Hours of work Monday to Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm.

Interested? Call Birmingham Industrial Division today and speak to Hayley Whitehead in branch!