Shipping Controller

Paul Smith
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
18 Oct 2021
29 Oct 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Join the team at our Head Office in Nottingham as a Shipping Controller. In this role, you will create and control shipments to the UK and worldwide, ensuring that all documents are compliant with the destination customs rules and regulations. 

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•    Control and create wholesale export shipments using the MOSIAC web based system.
•    Control and create fabric and trims shipments using the Prima system.
•    Ensure that any shipments are despatched in a cost-effective and timely manner that reflects the shipments priority, ensuring that they are tracked to the final destination. 
•    Create quotes, when requested, for shipments using pre-determined rate sheets or by liaising with the correct freight forwarder. 
•    Assist with the creation of trade preference documents. 
•    To create removals and National Export System export declarations from the Bonded Warehouse Systems.

Essential Experience and Skills Required: 
•    Highly computer literate in Microsoft Office 365.
•    Previous experience and knowledge of imports and exports and preparation of shipping documents. 
•    Able to produce accurate and detailed monthly reports. 
•    Experience of analysis and interpretation of information and data. 

About You:
•    Self-motivated.
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•    Team player who can work using their own initiative.
•     Able to work to strict deadlines.
•     Confident liaising with third parties on a regular basis.
•    Effective planning, prioritisation, and organisational skills. 
•    Able to work extended hours during busy periods. 
•    Awareness, interest, and knowledge of the global economy.