Headford UK

Export Manager – Freight Forwarding

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Job Overview

  • Salary Offer £38,000 - £43,000 a year

Location: Colnbrook

Full time – Mon to Fri 9am to 5.30pm

Salary: £38k to 43k basic doe

Profit Share

Company car for client’s visits

We are working on behalf of a Freight Forwarder who require an Export manager on a full time based at Colnbrook/Slough.

Job Description

The focus of the job entails that objectives are established for the storage and/or distribution of products to maintain product safety, quality and legality in accordance with the quality policy of the BRC Standard.

  • To manage the export department and staff
  • To arrange the Export of cargo by air, and ocean
  • Liaise with Airlines
  • Liaise with HMRC, Port & Plant Health and other government bodies
  • Organise export clearances, and correct documentation relating to the movement of cargo
  • Create export documentation required for the shipping of cargo
  • Provide a high level of customer service
  • Liaise with overseas offices, partners and agents
  • Strong Administration skills
  • To sort, filter and distribute documentation, and create and maintain job files in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Arrange the X ray screening of cargo in line with CAA/DFT regulations
  • Arrange bookings with airlines, shipping lines and transporters


  • Management of export operations
  • Administration of warehouse systems (WIRES)
  • Management of internal controls
  • Forward planning of resources to ensure effective delivery of products and services
  • Assisting with BRC Documentation
  • Ensuring Compliance with relevant EU legislation
  • Member of Food Safety/ HACCP Team


  • Control and Maintenance of Quality Management System and procedures
  • Management of Internal Audit Program
  • Undertake warehouse hygiene inspections
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