Import Coordinator

  • Location

    Yeovil, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Administration & Office

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  • Contact:

    Francesca Woodsford

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Import Coordinator to join a busy shipping department at a prestigious client based in Yeovil.

The role will involve the following:

  • Controlling the customs clearance process
  • Preparing import documentation for submission for the HM Revenue & Customs
  • Tracking components export from the USA against an export licence and producing the UK Export Licence report
  • Ensuring appropriate records are maintained and are compliant with the Department for Business Innovation & Skills and HM Revenue & Customs
  • Organising air/sea/road freight shipments from suppliers and customers world wide
  • Ensuring that parts and components are delivered within the agreed service levels
  • To act as point of contact for queries from various internal departments and communicate response in an efficient and timely manner.

Relevant experience and skills gained within a shipping / distribution environment would be desirable along with previous administration experience however, training will be provided. Candidates must be able to work as part of a team and need to have the ability to convey a message clearly and effectively to recipients in a variety of formats through all levels of the business. You must be computer literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Business.