Shipping Coordinator

Posted 02 November 2023
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum
Job type Contract
Discipline Procurement
ReferenceEF 10890_1698929238
Contact NameEavan Fitzpatrick

Job description

Our client, a global commodity trading and processing company are looking for a Shipping Coordinator to help support the Trade Desk and be responsible for the shipment of goods to customers. The Shipping Coordinator role will be based in London however the role will involve some international travel.

As the shipping Coordinator you will be:

  • Working with the Shipping Manager to provide logistic support to the London trading team.
  • Liaising with our overseas suppliers, operations, shipping lines, freight forwarders and warehouse partners.
  • Monitoring shipments, agreements and all related documentation.
  • Checking and processing invoices for payment and liaising with the Accounts team.
  • Processing bank presentations and LC's.

You will need:

· A minimum of 3 years proven experience in shipping/logistics

· Commodities related experience

· Excellent communications skills

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