Logistics Coordinator

  • Location:

    North London

  • Sector:

    Business Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Carly Thomas

  • Job ref:

    BBBH36217

Logistics Coordinator

Furniture Design

£30-£33k

North London

A growing, high-end furniture design business, who focus on vintage and Scandinavian furniture designs, are looking to hire a logistics coordinator to join their operations team to help support their business. This is a pivotal role for them and a time of significant growth, so it is an exciting time to join them and an opportunity to make the role your own.

This is an office-based role in North London (with some flexibility)

The duties are as follows:

Liaising with Clients to book in their deliveries

Managing logistics subcontractors, booking couriers and freight forwarders

Obtaining quotes for international shipping, sea and air freight

Managing the collection and crating of orders before shipment

Briefing the warehouse to ensuring orders are packed and ready for despatch when needed

Preparation of all shipping documentation to ensure customs compliance, e.g. Bill of Lading, Commercial Invoices, Packing List, Lacey Act Declarations

Assisting customers with import/export issues

Resolving delivery delays and issues with freight forwarders

Material sample despatch - Managing Import of goods and materials from US and EU

An ideal candidate will have:

Strong organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload

Knowledge of Import/Export process and documentation

Excellent verbal and written communication

PC literate - Word, Excel, Outlook, databases

Ability to work in a fast paced environment

A positive attitude with the ability to 'make things happen' is a must

Experience of working within design, or another similar creative environment

If you have all of the above skills and experience and live near to North London, please submit your CV.