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Shipping Clerk


Job Description:

Shipping Clerk – Hartlepool (Up to £25,000)

*Reward and recognition scheme in place

*Flexible working options available


The Company: 


A global Manufacturing business that was founded over a century ago that offer a variety of unique products.


Job Description of a Shipping Clerk

  • The purpose of the role is to ensure that the Shipping Documentation is satisfactorily prepared to ensure on time delivery of product to our global and intercompany customers.
  • To be aware of the requirements and conditions concerning the transportation of Hazardous material Dangerous Goods.
  • To complete Notes for the transportation of goods by the different modes of transport to destinations worldwide using the Computerised Shipping system.
  • Contact Freight Forwarders for freight bookings and collection arrangements for the despatch of goods by Air, Road and Sea.
  • Work closely with the Customer Service Team to arrange shipment of customers’ orders promptly and in accordance with their requirements; make them aware of any issues or problems which could affect the shipment so that our customers and Sales Managers are kept informed.


Skills & experience of a Shipping Clerk

  • Experience of working with dangerous goods is desirable.
  • Experience of communicating with freight companies.
  • Strong customer service background.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


Why Should You Apply?


  • Opportunity for additional training and development, including the chance to study courses.
  • Flexible working available.
  • Excellent additional benefits.


Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines. 


  • Leadership and Executive Level Appointments
  • Engineering - Production, Process, Project
  • Technical – Electronic, Software, System, Automation
  • Design - Mechanical, Electrical, Draughtsperson, Manager
  • QHSE - Inspector, Technician, Engineer, Manager
  • Maintenance & Trades - Technician, Engineer, Manager
  • Supply Chain & Logistics
  • HR & Finance
  • Customer Service & Admin
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

  • Career Level

    Entry Level

  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent

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