Midas Recruitment

Import Coordinator

Posted on: August 30, 2022

Location:

Birmingham, West Midlands

Salary:

Birmingham, West Midlands

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Import Coordinator
Salary: £25,000 – £32,000

Duties & Responsibilities:

Coordinate Import shipments from origin, shipper, truckers, steamship lines and airlines
Arrange pickup and delivery for inland transportation
Track the shipment to ensure it has reached the final destination
Verifies shipment weight and volumes
Calculates rates with the ability to convert pricing and rates
Responsible for audit compliance with FMC regulations
Obtain and create quotes for shipments and source best method of transportation
Ensure SOP and tariff compliance along with best practices and efficiencies
Supports local sales efforts with timely responses to emails and rate requests
Maintain communications with the customers, carries and vendors
Responsible for filling Pre alerts and ISF’s
Handles the full process from A-Z
Handling and resolving Import troubleshooting issues
Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

2+ years in the Freight Forwarding industry
2+ years in an Import position
Ability to communicate and provide great customer service
Being able to work independently and part of a team
Knowledge of local and international carriers and routes
Able to cope under pressure and meet deadlines
Great organizational skills
Outgoing and forward-thinking mindset
Ability to navigate and work efficiently using IT software

Desired Qualifications:

DG, Hazmat or TSA Certification
CargoWise 1
Ability to commute to work
Flexible attitude towards work
High School Diploma or Bachelor’s

This is a direct hire, full-time, permanent position.

Tagged as: UK

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Import Coordinator
Salary: £25,000 – £32,000

Duties & Responsibilities:

Coordinate Import shipments from origin, shipper, truckers, steamship lines and airlines
Arrange pickup and delivery for inland transportation
Track the shipment to ensure it has reached the final destination
Verifies shipment weight and volumes
Calculates rates with the ability to convert pricing and rates
Responsible for audit compliance with FMC regulations
Obtain and create quotes for shipments and source best method of transportation
Ensure SOP and tariff compliance along with best practices and efficiencies
Supports local sales efforts with timely responses to emails and rate requests
Maintain communications with the customers, carries and vendors
Responsible for filling Pre alerts and ISF’s
Handles the full process from A-Z
Handling and resolving Import troubleshooting issues
Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

2+ years in the Freight Forwarding industry
2+ years in an Import position
Ability to communicate and provide great customer service
Being able to work independently and part of a team
Knowledge of local and international carriers and routes
Able to cope under pressure and meet deadlines
Great organizational skills
Outgoing and forward-thinking mindset
Ability to navigate and work efficiently using IT software

Desired Qualifications:

DG, Hazmat or TSA Certification
CargoWise 1
Ability to commute to work
Flexible attitude towards work
High School Diploma or Bachelor’s

This is a direct hire, full-time, permanent position.

Tagged as: UK

Apply Now
Contact Us