export and import assistant in worcester

posted
16 April 2019
contact
julia whittle, randstad business support
job type
permanent
salary
£ 20,000 - £ 25,000 per year, Benefits package
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posted
location
worcester, west midlands
specialism
transport
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 20,000 - £ 25,000 per year, Benefits package
reference number
jw23455
contact
julia whittle, randstad business support
phone
01905 745533
apply now

job description

My client is currently recruiting for an experienced Export, Shipping and Logistics Assistant for their Worcester based offices. The successful candidate will ensure efficient sales and delivery of products to overseas customers in Europe and the rest of the world.

Responsibilities:



* preparing sales quotations
* processing and invoicing sales orders (familiarity with SAGE 200 and the MICROSOFT OFFICE suite an advantage)
* ensuring cost effective shipping of products (including obtaining quotations and liaising with freight forwarders/ courier companies/ inspection agencies/Chambers of Commerce)
* preparing export documentation for sales orders including cargo tracking notes, certificates of origin etc
* arranging despatch of products, including pre-shipment inspection if required
* processing Letters of Credit, Cash Against Documents and dealing with international banks
* sales and shipping correspondence
* filing of sales documentation and correspondence
* general sales correspondence and communicating with customers by telephone and e-mail
* dealing with telephone enquiries

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.