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Commercial Supervisor (VR/18572)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Essex

Job Type

15 February 2018

Commercial Supervisor - Grays, Essex - VR/18572

Our client, a Logistics service based in Essex, is looking for a Commercial Supervisor to join their team, to manage a team of commercial operatives, allocate best buying options to orders by trade lane.

Responsibilities of the Commercial Supervisor:

  • Trade-lane supply & demand analysis and market trends understanding
  • Maintenance of accurate pricing database
  • Providing an escalation point for disputes with supplier allocation & availability
  • Supplier allocation tracking and reporting
  • Co-ordination with Operations Managers to prepare monthly/quarterly supplier reviews
  • Development of a market cost-pricing index
  • Supervision of Commercial Assistants & Admin Assistants

To apply, or for further information about this position, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at shipping@redrecruit.com quoting reference; VR/18577

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with global prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors. We provide an expert consultative, project managed approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate. Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruits mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression. We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs. Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience of their specialist sector.

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

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Please do not apply for this position unless you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry. We are a niche recruiter and have a duty to our clients. We will only respond to candidates with directly relevant experience.

Due to the current large volume of applicants for roles, unfortunately if you have not received a response within five working days, your application has been unsuccessful.