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Export Co-ordinator

Branch:Plymouth
Location:Plymouth
Contract:Permanent
Salary:£25000 - £27000 Per Annum Pension
Benefits:Pension
Start Date:ASAP
Job Ref: PLEL14790
Posted: 12/01/2018
Job Description

Wise Employment are looking for an Export Coordinator to join a fantastic company in Plymouth, on a Fixed-Term 9-month contract. The role will be Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 5:00, and will be directly reporting to the Supply Chain Manager. The role requires import and export skills and experience to support the International Sales Manager.You will work to support and enable export business to be delivered on-time and to the required standard.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • Liaison with internal stakeholders including the International team, Marketing, Operations (factory, supply chain), Finance, UK Commercial team.
  • Liaison with external organisations including overseas distributors, direct customers, freight forwarders, chamber(s) of commerce, UKTI, trade show organisers, professional bodies, licensors and their brand extension agencies, and sales leads / prospective customers.
  • Diligence and expertise in ensuring export business runs efficiently.
  • Customer Services for all Export Customers. Ensuring all orders are received and processed according to agreed timelines.
  • Ensuring accurate invoice pricing including rates for transport.
  • General administration including ad hoc support for International team.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have extensive and up-to-date Export experience is a pre-requisite.
  • Be a confident decision-maker, and thrive working on own initiative.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) as this position requires a high level of computer literacy, accuracy and numeracy, plus ability to use internal IT systems as required;
  • knowledge of Export principles and practice in all phases
  • A relevant procurement/purchasing or import/export qualification is desirable.

A very competitive rate of pay is on offer for the successful applicant.

If you would like to be considered for this vacancy, please send in your CV now.