Supply Chain Recruitment Agencies Candidate Profiles   Suffolk

Welcome to our Suffolk candidate profile page.

If you see a candidate featured here who you feel could be of interest, please do let us know and we will make contact with them and gain their permission to send you their full CV.

We’ll then set up any interviews, manage the offer process if you’d like to hire them – our introduction fee would be only £949 + VAT & only payable once they have actually started. As long as you pay within our 14 days payment term, we will will also offer you a no quibble 100% rebate guarantee, should the candidate not work out within the first 4 weeks of employment.

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If you see a candidate who could be of interest, call us on 01394 330003 or email info@sdwrecruitment.co.uk and please let us know the candidate reference.

 

 

Job Title: Branch Manager

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: £26K+

Reference: 19941

Availability: Immediately

Last updated: 10/7/19

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

This candidate is an experienced

Branch Manager, responsible for management for a small team, whilst being hands on managing shipments. Assisted senior management to implement new processes for the business, gaining new customers / ensuring customer retention. Issuing contracts and looking after the budgets for the company.

Previous Role / Experience:

Business Development Manager – daily freight forwarding, quoting customers, sales, routing for the shipments and setting up new accounts.

Job Title: Senior Traffic Operator

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: £35K+

Reference: 23086

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 26/6/19

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

This candidate is an experienced senior traffic operator, responsible for looking after key customers, routing all trucks ensuring deliveries are on time, resolving day to day issues directly with customers & drivers

Previous Role / Experience:

Traffic Operator – full knowledge of VBS system, managing drivers, working closely with the fleet department to ensure all trucks are in the correct ports, plus resolving any day to day issues.

Job Title: Customs Clearance Coordinator

Location: Ipswich

Salary: £24K+

Reference: 17900

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 12/6/19

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

This candidate is an experienced in completing Customs clearances & managing imports from start to finish. Good knowledge of various industry systems, working to tight deadlines & posses excellent customer service skills.

Previous Role / Experience:

Out of industry.

Job Title: Transport Planner

Location: Stowmarket

Salary: £35K

Reference: 14836

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 29/5/19

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

This candidate is an experienced Transport Planner, responsible for planning the daily routes, assisting colleagues when needed on the transport desk, daily costing and making sure profit / margin is maximised, plus assisting with out of hours issues when required for other planning desks.

Previous Role / Experience:

Transport Planner & Import Clerk –  Quotations, arranging shipments, negotiating rates, preparing documentation plus liaising with overseas customers, invoicing and charging out of files.

Job Title: Operations Coordinator – Short Sea

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: £26K

Reference: 21637

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 14/5/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

Experienced in booking cargo on the vessels, scheduling the changes when required, arranging the haulage for the goods, customs clearance, issuing bills of lading / invoicing plus looking after the operational side when required.

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Imports and Operational roles, looking after key accounts, day to day running of the deep sea and short sea exports, looking after the imports for the shipments and experience in dangerous goods.

Job Title: Customs Coordinator

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: £20K

Reference: 16625

Availability: 1 Week

Last updated: 29/4/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

Admittedly, this candidate has only been completing Customs entries for a short amount of time, but they have gained a good basic understanding to build on. This candidate is confident using Descartes entry software, Destin8 & CNS.

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Previously worked in an admin role for a shipping line.

Job Title: Import Customer Service Coordinator

Location: Colchester

Salary: £27K

Reference: 21526

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 16/4/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

In this candidate’s current role they are responsible for managing a number of accounts including VIP clients for ocean import shipments, mainly from China. This includes booking and tracking shipments, quotation and rate negotiations through to arranging delivery & invoicing.

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Various forwarding roles, both LCL & FCL imports.

Job Title: Freight Manager

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: £35K

Reference: 16297

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 3/4/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

In this candidate’s current role they have both operational & commercial responsibility, including preparing quotations to win new business, negotiating competitive freight rates to maximise profit and to generate new leads. Managing shipments all the way through to invoicing.

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Operations Manager &Sales, handing of exports, Customs entries for imports and negotiating rates.

Job Title: Import Customs Coordinator

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: £25K+

Reference: 21170

Availability: 4 Weeks

Last updated: 20/3/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

Currently working in an import Customs entry orientated role, where this candidate is responsible for completing clearances for a wide variety of cargo / CPCs. Confident using the tariff. Systems used include Datafreight, Destin8, CNS, CHIEF & Port Health.

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Transport & admin roles.

Job Title: Shipping Manager

Location: Ipswich

Salary: £30K+

Reference: 17248

Availability: 3 Months (may be sooner)

Last updated: 7/3/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

Currently managing the export department for a busy freight forwarder. Hands on, and confident handling sea, air & European road shipments. Working closely with sales & company directors to continually expand the business.

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Previously worked in various managerial roles within freight forwarding.

Job Title: Transport / Export Coordinator

Location: Ipswich

Salary: £22K+

Reference: 17124

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 20/2/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

Currently working out of the industry, but keen to return to a shipping role locally having previously worked for both shipping lines and haulage companies in various roles. Confident negotiating rates, liaising with clients & drivers & PODs. Plus, familiar with export bookings and documentation. 

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Previously worked as a Transport Administrator & Export Documentation Clerk

Job Title: Customer Service Analyst

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: £25K+

Reference: 14792

Availability: 1 Month

Last updated: 6/2/19

 

Current Role / Experience Snapshot:

Currently working in more of an IT / systems type role, responsible for dealing with freight forwarders and shipping lines, problem solving, training, and implementing new functions. Previous roles include working as a Ships Agent, attending vessels arriving in Port 24/7. 

 

Previous Role / Experience:

Previously worked as a Port Agent & as a Freight Forwarder.