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Exports Manager

Job Title: Exports Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90897
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 05, 2012 17:52

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen for an experienced Export Manager to join this leading retail business on a 9-month contract. Reporting in to the International [Logistics Manager](/searches/logistics-manager-jobs--3) you will manage the Exports team and will oversee all Export operations across the business. Your key responsibilities will include: * Working closely with all export related authorities, freight forwarders and relevant franchise/wholesale partners to ensure the smooth movement of stock * Reporting on future changes within export laws; feeding this through to your team and amending process and procedures accordingly * Working to overcome any problems or challenges during the movement of stock, reacting in a quick and effective manner * Maintaining accurate records on all stock movements, including pick up and despatch schedules * Submitting regular activity reports to the International Logistics Manager * Motivating your team to meet all deadlines and KPIs To be successful you must have: * Experience working within an Exports team, with knowledge of the relevant documentation and current laws * Strong communication skills, with the ability to effective manage a team * The ability to work under pressure and think logically when problems or challenges arise * Confidence liaising with colleagues and third parties at all levels This is a great role for an individual who is currently in an Exports based role and is looking to gain further experience working for a fast paced and high volume retail business. Working for a minimum of 9 months you will gain experience of working with key stakeholders and managing a successful and enthusiastic team. Working for one of the UK's leading retailers, this role will add great value to your CV and provide you with some top level experience moving forward.