Shipping Coordinator | St Albans | up to £23k


We are currently recruiting for a Shipping Coordinator to join our friendly, well established client based in St Albans.

This is an exciting time to join the company as they are growing massively and are a real success story! The company design, manufacture and distribute a number of well-known clothing brands.

Our client are keen to find a candidate who is naturally analytical with a strong ability to multi-task and prioritise within a fast-paced key role, ensuring all stock is accounted for and tracked at all times.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Close liaison with the factories and forwarding agents to ensure as smooth a transition as possible

  • Acting as the pivot between origin (multiple countries/areas) and the transportation methods, train, plain, road haulage

  • Collating data and interaction with the logistics team for multiple UK delivery point booking-in

  • Secondly, reporting on the process through analysing the information, drilling down into how the transport is used and improving the efficiencies

Person Specific:

  • Experience in a similar role

  • Communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Self-motivated

  • Reliable with the ability to prioritise and remain focused

  • Computer literate with strong MS Excel

Salary: up to £23k, depending on experience

Posted: 07/06/2019