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Shipping Officer

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Bolton, Greater Manchester
From £18.40 per hour
Job Ref
Date Added
June 24th, 2024

Carbon60 are working with a UK defence company who specialise in designing and producing missiles and missile systems on a site based in Bolton, UK. As a shipping officer you will liaise and work closely with the export control team, local customs officers and freight forwarders. To deliver a benchmark export and shipping service to the business.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Timely delivery of product in line with project demands.
  • Creation, completion and management of documentation required to effect export deliveries, to include, transport documents, hazardous goods note, customs formalities etc.
  • Topicality of Import, Export and Transport Registers
  • Liaise with transport both UK and International.
  • Undertake Imports and report Intrastats as required.
  • Promotion of functional excellence
  • Assist Export Control Department in compliance with regards to Export Licences
  • Maintain topicality with all transport legislation up to and including prohibited weapons level

Skillset/experience required:

  • Detailed knowledge of export legislation
  • Ability to adapt style of communication to ensure effective delivery of service
  • Interpersonal skills across different business functions
  • Strength of character not to deviate from process when other demands conflict.

Location: Bolton

Duration: Initial 12-month Contract

Salary: £17.50 - £18.40 PAYE Bracket - £23.51 - £24.72 Umbrella Bracket

If you are wanting to grow and develop in an exciting career please do be in touch. See below.

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Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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