Ocean Freight Coordinator

Ocean Freight Coordinator

Location: Redditch, Birmingham

Salary: £30,000 – £37,000 (DOE)

Working Hours: 8:30am – 17:30pm

Are you an experience Ocean Freight Forwarder, looking for a new opportunity to grow and develop with an establish and highly regarded Freight Forwarder? Then this role could be for you!

My client is looking for an experienced Ocean Operations Coordinator to join their team based in Redditch. The right candidate will have experience dealing with Ocean/Sea Freight operations, ideally with experience dealing with exports. Previous experience with pricing and negotiation with clients and hauliers will also be desirable, as well as having a sales background.

Package Benefits:

  • 22 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays.
  • Contributory Pension scheme.
  • Work in a modern, open plan office.
  • Excellent training programme.
  • Opportunities and encouragement for progression within the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the day-to-day Ocean/Sea Freight operations, start-to-finish.
  • Raising Job files and all of the appropriate operations paperwork.
  • Extensive supplier and client liaison and negotiation.
  • Internal liaison with the sales team assisting with quotations and service information.
  • Managing the jobs from quotation stage to final invoicing in line with the client expectations and communicating effectively any service issues.
  • Proactively contacting the existing clients to maximise business potential.


  • Ocean freight operations experience is essential.
  • Export operations experience.
  • Customs experience.
  • Excellent customer service experience.
  • Ability to work with and support a team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills and great attention to detail.

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Location Worcestershire
Job titleOcean Freight Coordinator
Salary £30000 - £37000
Consultant Alex Robinson
Consultant Phone 02392852326
Consultant Email Alexr@wr-logistics.com
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