Shipping Co-ordinator

Location
London
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
11 Dec 2018
Ref
SC57763/003
Contact
Shabnam Choudhary
Function
Logistics
Sector
Womenswear
Job Type
Permanent
Shipping Co-ordinator

Our client is a women's fashion brand that caters to the high street and are renowned for their creative use of prints. They have been established for more than ten years and have a strong presence across numerous retail channels. If you're numerically astute and proficient in Excel to an Intermediate/Advanced level and have experience working with garment manufacturing and shipping from China, I would love to speak with you!

The Role:

Creating and maintaining the shipment schedule of garment orders with factories in the UK and internationally

Working closely with Suppliers, Factories, Buyers and Merchandisers to ensure that delivery dates are achieved

Generating delivery notes, commercial invoices and packing lists and managing documents with Customs

Streamlining the delivery process in regard to shipment and transportation and staying abreast costs and negotiating these to be as competitive as possible

Managing all paperwork with the internal Finance time to ensure all delivery costs are calculated correctly

The Ideal Candidate:

Numerically astute and proficient in Excel to an Intermediate/Advanced level

Experience working in a similar role, specifically dealing with shipments of garments/accessories from China

Strong negotiation and problem solving skills

Diligent, accurate and able to work in a fast paced environment to achieve deadlines

What you will get in return:

Salary of up to £30k, dependent on experience

The opportunity to work with a credible and established high street brand