Transport and Logistics Coordinator

Transport and Logistics Coordinator

Job Title: Transport and Logistics Coordinator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/04/21
Reference: 16851_1616064023
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2021 10:40

Job Description

Our client in Portsmouth is looking for a Transport and Customs Coordinator to join them on a contract basis. This will be for a minimum of 6 months and will fall inside IR35.

Key Responsibilities
*To Co-ordinate Import and Export activities for the resident site, conforming to HM Revenue & Customs regulations and the following governing departments & organisations using the appropriate business systems where applicable.
*Controls & Coordinates despatching of goods via Service Provider (DHL, UPS, Laser, Fraser etc) using dedicated software provided.
*Monitor & Record all imports, both EU and outside EU, recording duty status Deferred, waiver etc.
*Checking & monitoring of Freight/courier invoices for payment ensuring accurate costing, charging to project where applicable in a timely manner.
*Ensure all HM Revenue & Customs duty liabilities are fulfilled, minimising cost to the business.
*Raising necessary paperwork concerning all movements of Dangerous Goods.
*Raising of proforma invoices, obtaining information required from requestor & export control.
*Filling and scanning and administration.
*Operational liaison with National & International logistics/transportation.

Job/Technical Knowledge
*Import/Export & Customs Compliance & Regulations.
*Previous experience within an International / multi-site Engineering, or Manufacturing environment.
*Previous Logistics, Transportation & Customs responsibility.
*Working knowledge of supply chain logistics.
*Effective communications.
*International Transportation legislation & procedure.
*Customer Service.
*SAP business system.
*PC Literate.

Desirable Requirements
*Experience & direct involvement in continuous improvement process tools & techniques.
*Current Dangerous Goods Certificate for IATA (air), ADR (road) and IMDG (Sea).
*Purchasing & supply chain exposure.
*Previous background in telecommunications space industry.

Other Information
Contract role
6 months
Inside IR35

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Keywords: dangerous goods certificate, IATA, ADR, and IMDG, transport and logistics, import and export, customs compliance,

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.