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Shipping Manager – London (England)

A new opportunity has arisen to join our client, a business supplier of natural food and ingredients, who are currently seeking a Shipping Manager to join their team based in London.

As the Shipping Manager, you will be arranging shipments and deliveries of material from different continents and onwards to Customer’s, and arranging payments to suppliers, warehouses and freight forwarders.
Main duties of the Shipping Manager:

Organise shipping docs.
Log and distribute shipping documentation.
Issue and raise contracts for traders and pricing letters, packing lists, invoices and certificates of origin send to customers.
Liaise with customers, suppliers, warehouses and freight forwarders via telephone and email.
Other ad hoc duties as they arise to support the business.


The successful Shipping Manager have at least 5 years’ experience working within the Shipping and Logistics industry, ideally in a managerial position.

We are keen to speak with self-motivated individuals who have excellent communication skills with a dedication to excellent customer service and a desire to improve the Gross profit margins are required.

Experience required for a Shipping Manager:

Good commercial acumen
Experience arranging deep and short sea shipments.
Strong knowledge of and competency in MS Office, particularly Word and Excel
Excellent time management – ability to handle multiple urgent tasks whilst constantly prioritising your workload.


Contact us today.
01376 503567
If this Shipping Manager is something you would like to know more about or you know of anyone that fits the bill, either forward this advert to them, send us their details or get in contact with us and we will do the rest. You can recommend as many people as you like via our website and earn a referral fee per candidate we place*. This is an unlimited offer.
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