Job Description:

Candour are recruiting for a full time Import Coordinator to join our well known client in the Treforest area. This position is permanent. Job Purpose: To expedite inbound and cross trade movements on behalf of our clients in their interests whilst delivering strategic objectives of the group. Key Tasks and Responsibilities Planning and arrangement of international consignments according to client instructions and requirements Receiving of pre-alerts and shipping documentation End to end monitoring of inbound and cross trade movements Opening of files and issuing notices of arrival for Sea, Air, Road& Courier shipments & Cross-Trades Issuing customs clearance instructions and ensuring % compliance with AEO and customs policy Booking of FCL and LCL deliveries, inclusive of merchant haulages Day to day invoicing and job costing Follow up of purchase orders/shipments Communication with overseas offices/partners Obtaining release from shipping lines, if/when required Regularly updating customers monthly rates Quoting new traffic / new trade lanes Ensuring we meet company DATA Quality KPI with required tracking information Ensuring any PM queries are cleared within KPI timeframe Collecting VAT/Duty from customers if required Minimum Education and Experience Requirements: Sea Freight experience required – customs knowledge preferred Good telephone manner and customer service skills are essential Attention to detail Friendly, calm and professional manner Ability to handle pressure and good time-management Ability to adapt to change and work effectively as part of a team Enthusiasm and self-motivated If you have the relevant experience required, please apply online! IND1