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Sea Freight Coordinator

Sea Freight Coordinator


An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Basildon Office of Alpi UK Ltd. This is a challenging role providing an excellent opportunity for career progression for the right candidate. 

Working in a very busy Ocean Freight Import and Export desk. 


Office Hours: Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.30 – one-hour unpaid lunch


Job duties & Responsibilities Sea Freight Coordinator 


  • Communication with Clients, shipping lines and overseas offices/agents
  • Handling Sea Freight consignments for both Imports & Exports
  • High volumes of data entry on in-house IT systems
  • Arranging FCL/LCL loading plans/manifests/bookings & customs processes
  • Raising & passing invoices
  • Dealing with warehouse operatives


Skills & Qualifications 


  • Extensive experience of Freight Forwarding export/Imports sea freight industry
  • High level attention to detail
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel 
  • Must be able to prioritise and organise own workload
  • Must be a team player
  • Have commercial awareness 
  • Must be flexible with their working hours   




  • Alpi UK Death in Service three times your annual salary after successfully completing six months’ service.
  • After successfully completing one year’s service employees are eligible to join the Private Medical Scheme (application process required).
  • After successfully completing one year’s service company contributions increase for the Group personal Pension Plan.
  • Alpi House has its own free car-park with allocated company spaces (based on a first come basis) and an adjacent public highway partly with non-parking restrictions.  
  • Alpi House is approximately a brisk thirty-minute walk from the Basildon main line railways station, C2C line Southend – Fenchurch Street [Upminster – Barking].   
  • The First Group 100 bus amongst others stop on the Pipps Hill Retail Park (ASDA B&Q, TK Maxx etc.) – Route: Lakeside – Chelmsford.    
  • Alpi House, Miles Gray Road, is adjacent to the A127 (separated sufficiently far enough yet near enough for access).  
  • The Basildon Leisure Centre is close by which has a swimming pool and gym facilities.

Alpi UK is part of the Albini & Pitigliani Group #Alpiness.           

Business units
Operations Sea/Coordinator
United Kingdom/Basildon

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