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Accounts & Admin Assistant (VR/18963)



£19,000 - £23,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- North West England -- Cumbria -- Warwick

Job Type

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Accounts & Administration Assistant - Warwickshire - £19 - 23k - VR/18963

Our client, an importer of fresh produce, is looking for an Accounts & Administration Assistant to join their team.

Main duties:

  • To provide administrative assistance to a small office based team in support of the finance, procurement and sales activities of the company
  • Posting invoices and handling queries with suppliers and customers
  • Processing purchase and sales orders onto the companys system
  • Processing purchase and sales orders onto the companys system
  • Handling import administration procedures such as customs clearance advices and processing shipping documentation
  • Liaising with government agencies to ensure the smooth flow of incoming raw materials

Ideal requirements for the role:

  • Good computer skills particularly MS Excel. Experience of Sage / similar systems an advantage
  • Good numeracy skills and attention to detail
  • Candidates ideally will have a minimum of 2+ years experience in an office support / administrative capacity
  • Reliable and able to work in an organized, efficient manner with minimal supervision
  • Willing to support the team with general administrative duties and cover for other support roles as required
  • Ability to meet deadlines with excellent planning and control
  • Reliable team worker
  • Maintain a positive approach under pressure

Salary is £19,000 - £23,000 pa depending on experience.

To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at quoting reference; VR/18963

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.

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