End of Study Logistics Coordinator

Recruiter
Avantor
Location
Chorley
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Sep 2020
Closes
06 Oct 2020
Sectors
Procurement
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

What you will be doing for us:

  • You will arrange all inbound and outbound shipments:
  • Prepare paperwork ensuring all Customs requirements are met.
  • Make bookings using the most cost effect method of transport.
  • You will obtain Import and Export permits and licences as required
  • You will provide timely & accurate shipment quotations.
  • You will liaise with Customs Brokers and Forwarders to ensure accuracy of Import / Export / Hazardous Material documentation.
  • You will update the business system with Tracking information and resolve any delays with Carriers or Customs - communicating effectively with the wider business as appropriate.
  • You will Classify Products and manage the various government agencies e.g. FDA / DEA / EPA etc. This will also include investigating new regulations and advise the business of any impacts.
  • You will carry out invoice verification for shipments, ensuing that the Invoice value matches the standard or the cost quoted.
  • You will carry out ad-hoc administrative duties.

To do this job well, it is essential that the employee has:

  • Three years+ experience in International Logistics - Exporting and Importing.
  • Detailed understanding of Import and Export Regulations and Compliance requirements.
  • Good knowledge of Incoterms.
  • A good educational background, ideally degree qualified at 2:1 or above, with a history of Vocational Logistics qualifications.
  • Strong attention to detail and a tenacity to be accurate .
  • Experience to intermediate level, in all Microsoft Office packages.

It would also be a great advantage if the employee:

  • Proven experience in a customer facing role .
  • Strong customer service values.
  • Is fluent in a second or third language...... click apply for full job details

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