Shipping Manager

Shipping Manager
£28,000 per annum
Monday to Friday 37 hours

The Candidate

Your skills, experiences and attributes will include...

• Experience working in Shipping / Import / Export is vital for this role
• A ‘technical’ background e.g.

engineering / manufacturing would be highly beneficial
• Experience in handling various shipping documentation such as Certificate of Origins, Letter of Credit, Cash Against Documents etc
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Able to multi-task and undertake several projects at once
• Able to work autonomously
• Strong attention to detail is crucial for this role.
• Man management experience would be an added benefit

The Role

You will be responsible for managing the movement of goods globally via Sea, Air and Road.

Your duties will include...

• Manage the import of goods into the UK and export of goods worldwide.

• Liaising with various freight companies to ensure competitive pricing.
• Issue shipping documentation and customs clearance instruction as required.
• Apply for Certificates of Origin and similar documentation
• Liaise with inspection companies to ensure product certification.
• Ensure freight companies receive relevant shipping instruction.
• Follow up enquiries for costs and liaise with courier companies for competitive pricing.
• Ensure all documentation and packing methods are compliant with UK/EU regulations.
• Instigate claims procedure in the event of damage or loss in of goods in transit.

• Manage and support Courier section where required.

Proman acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £28k per year
  • Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: Heads Recruitment Ltd
  • Contact: Steven Jakara
  • Tel: 01617463311
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 0000544135
  • Posted: 2021-01-04 10:07:15 -

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