Freight Administrator

Job location:
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Created moment:
January 1, 1970
Job reference:
REQ - 06059

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Freight Administrator

Job Summary

Freight Administrator

Par Moor Centre, Par, Cornwall

Salary range up to £22,000 gross per annum.

Role overview:

The position we are advertising for is a Freight  administrator.  They will be in charge of organising the despatches by Road and/or containers for our sites in Cornwall/Devon/Dorset. 

They will report directly to the Supply Chain Manager and be part of a team of ~ 6 people covering other sites. 

Some of the key tasks to be performed in the role:

  • Work closely with Sites in particular Operation & Production planning team to ensure we load as per production plan, limit slow moving stocks etc

  • Organise transport  / Bookings and follow up up to despatch and beyond (late collections, operational issues, documentation issues) 

  • Work closely with Customer Services to provide visibility on loading plan and flag any issues 

  • Work closely with Purchasing team to load as per tender, request new quotes for new destinations etc

  • In charge of the performance of the perimeter : OTIF, volumes despatched, complaints management

  • CHIEF customs entries 

  • VGM déclarations

Reports To: Supply Chain Manager

Direct reports: None

Qualifications & Experience

  • Prior experience in Logistics or Customers services and Documentation is recommended

  • Good data management skills (excel, google)

  • Good communication skills. 

  • Knowledge in an ERP (IFS, SAP) is an advantage

To apply please go to www.imerys.com, go to the Careers tab, select See all Job openings, find the vacancy (reference 06059), click Apply button at the end of the advert.

The closing date for applications is 4th  July, 2022

Applicants must hold the right to work in the UK. We will only contact shortlisted candidates.

About Imerys:

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

Imerys is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.

Position Type

Full time

and

Permanent

Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

recruiting.support@ imerys.com

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES OR APPLICATIONS TO THIS EMAIL, AS THEY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED. 

To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.