Senior Despatch / Shipping Coordinator

Closing Date: 31st August 2020
Reports To: Supply Chain Manager
Position Summary:

Senior Despatch / Shipping Coordinator

Location: Manchester, UK

The Opportunity

The Senior Despatch / Shipping Coordinator is responsible for acting as the subject matter expert of shipping/invoicing, VAT and Brexit changes (as it relates to shipping) in order to ensure regulatory compliance.

Major responsibilities include day to day invoicing and shipping, creating and upkeeping documentation of key accounts, arranging shipping with freight forwarding parties, negotiating and re-negotiating freight forwarding contracts to ensure budget adherence, ensuring tight deadlines are met and liaising with numerous departments including despatch, finance and external / internal sales.

Additionally, this position leads the shipping team in a way that ensures established KPIs are met, provides direction to the team, heads necessary disciplinary actions, manages absences/holidays and trains and develops individuals.

Experience Requirements:

• 5+ years of national and international export experience
• ERP experience
• Leadership / supervisory experience
• In depth knowledge of export compliance and VAT legislation with regards to tax and duties on exports The Successful Candidate Will Be Someone Who:

• Is able to work in a fast pace environment under short deadlines
• Excels in an environment of ambiguity and change and is highly adaptable
• Possesses strong attention to detail About Rotork

Rotork is the market-leading global flow control and instrumentation company, helping our customers manage the flow or liquids, gases and powders across many industries worldwide.

Our purpose is Keeping the World Flowing for Future Generations.

For over sixty years, the world has relied on us to create the things that keep everything moving. From oil and gas to water and shipping, pharmaceuticals and food- these are the flows on which our modern world depends.

Today we're respected and admired for our people, performance and products. Our success flows from our commitment to engineering excellence, and that's what we will always pursue, safely and sustainably.

Rotork is going through an exciting period of change and growth, building on our existing market leadership. It's a great time to join us and make an impact in shaping the future of our business.

Location: Manchester, UK
Division: Rotork PLC
Rotork Office: UK - Chadderton - Bifold
Job Type: Full Time
Area Of Interest: Shipping
Contact: Ana Aguirre
Contact Email:

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