Shipping Administrator

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Administration & Office

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  • Salary:

    £19000 - £19500 per annum

  • Contact:

    Melanie Machin

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  • Contact phone:

    0117 906 5808

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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We are recruiting for a Shipping Administrator for a well-established packaging manufacturer based in Scunthorpe on a 6 month fixed term contract that could lead to a permanent role! Salary approx. £19k (£9.87 per hour), working Mon-Thu 8-4.30/ Fri 8-2.30, then the following week Mon-Fri 9-5 rotating.
As Shipping Administrator you will be a point of contact for customers, taking orders and managing through to delivery and receipt of payment. You will be liaising with the warehouse to ensure there is enough stock, involved with overseas transit of goods, creating necessary export paperwork, invoicing orders, setting up new customers in getting samples to them, arranging transport, filling in new supplier forms and agreeing delivery schedules.
It is essential you have previously worked in an Administration role within logistics, shipping, freight or export, with excellent IT skills including Word, Excel and any knowledge of SAP would be advantageous but not essential. You will have the ability to multi task in a fast paced environment, be detail conscious, take initiative with an enthusiastic and confident approach to your work.
This role would suit: Sales Administrator, Administration Assistant, Logistics Administrator, Export Administrator, Export Clerk, Shipping Administrator, Freight Clerk, Shipping Coordinator, Sales Office Administrator, Sales Office Coordinator