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Despatch Controller

  • Location

    Birmingham

  • Sector:

    Off highway

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £13.00 p/h PAYE

  • Contact:

    Kate Stevens

  • Contact email:

    kate.stevens@jonlee.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446130

  • Salary high:

    13

  • Salary low:

    12

  • Job ref:

    58165

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-29

  • Consultant:

    #

An established manufacturer of vehicle components is seeking a Despatch Coordinator on temp to perm basis to support with an increased workload.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage despatch operations for the company ensuring manufactured products are shipped to the customer on-time and in-full.
  • Specifically supporting two key accounts you will ensure the transport and despatch of products to both UK and international customers.
  • Ensure accurate and timely processing of transport booking, invoices and despatch notes.
  • Monitor fulfilment of orders and release on-time to meet deadlines
  • Obtain and negotiate shipping quotes when requested
  • Liaise with couriers and relevant parties with any customs/export issues.

Key skills and experience:

  • Previous export experience ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • PC literate with the ability to navigate various internal portal systems i.e. GT Nexus, EDI Portal and customer shipping portals
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and as part of a team
  • Demonstrate accuracy and efficiency with strong organisational skills
  • Be a confident communicator capable of liaising with numerous stakeholders
  • Adaptable and willing to support with other duties as required

Hours of work:

  • Monday to Thursday 8:30 - 16:30
  • Friday 8:30 - 13:30
  • Flexibility to work overtime if required
  • Based on-site 

Interested in the above role? Please apply today to kate.stevens@jonlee.co.uk

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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