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Import Manager

Import Manager

#Job No. EA187.

  • Location:

    Loughborough

  • Salary:

    £26k - 28k per year + DOE

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

Import Manager

Nottingham

Up to £28,000 DOE + Holidays + Bank Holidays + Pension

Monday to Friday, 8am to 5.30pm or 8.30am to 6pm.

Import Manager required for a Family Ran and fast growing food distribution business. Our client has developed a range of truly innovative products and brands and is now ready to unleash them on the world.

The successful Import Manager will have previous experience of Imports from outside of the EU and Exporting into the United States. You will need to have previous experience from food or FMCG. You will need an understanding of C88 or E2, as well as knowledge of GSP preferences. Previous experience of dealing with shipping companies. You will need strong problem solving and communication skills.

The Import Manager Role:

* Full responsibility for imports department and management of freight operations, ensuring that budgets are kept within and financial KPI’s are hit.
* Ensuring strong communications between relevant departments such as: Supply chain, Buying Team, Warehousing and Distribution team.
* To coordinate incoming freight shipments and liaising with customs officials to ensure timely clearance.
* Planning deliveries between depots to mind stock priority.
* Setting up payments and checking orders to invoices. Ensuring relevant documentation has been received.
* To manage queries regarding costings.
* Carrying out internal audits.

The Successful import Manager:

* You will have previous experience of Imports from outside of the EU and Exporting into the United States.
* You will need to have previous experience from food / FMCG.
* You will need an understanding or C88 or E2, as well as knowledge of GSP preferences.
* Previous experience of dealing with shipping companies.
* You will need strong problem solving and communication skills.