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Shipping & Operations Manager

Job Title: Shipping & Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89454
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: NIC.84273.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 11, 2012 11:35

Job Description

This global importer and exporter of food products with offices around the world, supplying into retail customers, is currently looking for an enthusiastic individual as the operations manager with a key emphasis on Import/Export and Shipping. Reporting to the General Manager, as well as liaising closely with other departments you will ensure timely delivery of shipments from the Far East, supporting the other managers, keeping control of deadlines, shipment specifications, costs and constant communication with customers to provide up to date information and resolve any issues. You will liaise closely with all parts of the business, so the need to be versatile is essential, you will also be involved in sales, warehouse operations, accounting / procurement and administrative duties. If you are organised with the ability to succeed, have strong analytical skills, enjoy problem solving, being part of a team with a logistics (imports / exports and shipping) background we really want to hear from you.