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Import Export Manager mat leave 12-18 months

Tonbridge, Kent
£28,000 to £30,000
Job Type
12 Sep 2022

An Import / Export Manager is required to join a rapidly expanding business based in the Tonbridge area to cover a Maternity Leave Position for at least 12 month and could be up to 18 months

The role will require you to manage 2 direct reports and be responsible for daily import / export activities to ensure full compliance with the shipping and despatch of products worldwide. You will have a strong knowledge of the processes and documentation used to complete these transactions accurately and be equipped to solve problems and respond to queries quickly and effectively.

You will be confident to research and plan for effective solutions and negotiate with suppliers to gain the best prices.

Controlling and running reports to share these internally and with the leadership team and use this information to instruct team members with their duties. Demonstrable experience of suing a MRP system and good, confident skills using MS suite.

Ideal candidates will have 2-5 years' experience within an Import/Export role and have skills in managing and developing other staff. Post Brexit Import/export/customs knowledge will be required to be successful in the application. Any experience of a volume manufacturing environment will be advantageous also.

Apply today with an up to date CV is you can commit to a Maternity Leave position. Immediate starts available to facilitate a hand over period with outgoing post holder.

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  • Job Reference: 710409831-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: New Appointments Group
    New Appointments Group
  • Location: Tonbridge, Kent
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent