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Job Title :
Import Export Specialist 
Job Category :
Posted :
10/21/2021 2:29:34 PM 
Company Name :
The rpc Group of Companies 
Location :
Southampton, Hampshire, England 
Benefits :
Salary :
£25k - 28k per year + Benefits 
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Description :

The Company and the Role:

Awesome Import Export Specialist permanent opportunity in Hampshire working for a complete, end to end supply chain management group, handling sea, air, and land freight, including client management.

Would you like to be involved with a group that takes immense pride being a people business and who concentrates on the exact needs of their customers.

Offering tailored services and solutions to suit their needs, requirements, and budget, no matter where in the world they are importing or exporting to.

The group`s services cover procurement, freight forwarding, export packing, logistics and contract packing to name just a few.

Holding a number of accreditations, and an established client base across Europe, Middle East, Asia, East Asia, North America. Seeing robust growth and new site openings.

This is an exciting time to join this fantastic group, to achieve your career goals and join in on their success, as the chance to travel and engage with other professionals in your sector is just around the corner, so apply now for this Imports Exports Specialist opportunity.

Key Features of the Role:

  • Managing existing clients with their import and export needs, by telephone or email.
  • Supporting the business with sales enquiries and tenders or quotes.
  • Working closely with the management team and autonomously on daily duties and responsibilities.
  • Use the companies database to track and note work and requests being conducted.
  • Ensure that all documentation and paperwork is completed effectively and efficiently.
  • Ensure that all lines of communication are maintained and continuously updated
  • Monday to Friday (40-hour week).

Knowledge and Skills Required:

To be successful in this Import Exports Specialist role you will need to be knowledgeable and experienced around import and export gorgon, paperwork, documentation, and regulations.

Either experience within Air, Sea or Road freight is a preference, experience in all three areas would make your case stronger for a higher basic salary.

You have to be able to get to the local site in Hampshire, (just outside Southampton), public transport is a viable commute option, and onsite free parking is available for car drivers.

You must be able to liaise, coordinate and manage clients confidently, as well as work closely with internal stakeholders to prioritise workloads.

Able to use a CRM database and have used one in your current and previous roles to manage client data, account details, jobs, actions, dairy, bookings, sales, leads etc.

Able to work remotely under own supervision if you are in the office on your own.

Customer service focused professional communicator, dedicated to quality, who will not over promise and under deliver just to get a sale or lead.

Ability to represent and promote the brand in a passionate and enthusiastic way.

What is on Offer?

This Import Export Specialist opportunity pays between £25K - £28K per annum based on experience.

Full-time permanent opportunity in a critical business role.

Working Monday to Friday (40-hour week), hours to be discussed at interview.

Free parking on site.

Amazing opportunities to travel nationally and internationally for Expo events, client meetings etc.

Great promotion opportunities across the business and group, due to the increased expansion and growth.

The chance to work with a fun, dynamic and engaging management team.

Applicants Please Note:

Do not apply for this vacancy unless you have experience working as either an imports or exports specialist in Air, Land or Sea Freight and are confident handling and managing client accounts.

For UK based roles, in line with the requirements of the UK Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to making an application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

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