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Seafreight Import Coordinator

Job Description

A long established Shipping company with a strong heritage in North Yorkshire are looking for a talented Import Coordinator to join their team.


  • Frequent client liaison
  • Relationship building with client to maximise the forwarding business
  • Calculation of Freight quotations for Imports (Sea Freight shipments)
  • Operational administration duties
  • Sending booking confirmations to the suppliers
  • Managing the Sea Freight consignments

Skills required;

  • Minimum of 3 years’ freight forwarding experience in Import Sea Freight Excellent communication skills
  • Good IT skills
  • Experience negotiation rates and calculating quotations
  • Shipping documentation knowledge including; bills of lading, certificate of origin, customs entries etc

The hours for this position are Monday to Friday 8am – 5:30pm