Interfloor Ltd – Position available: Export Sales Administrator
Interfloor Ltd (member of the East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce) is recruiting for an Export Sales Administrator to meet the demand of the business and to maximise the export opportunities throughout the world. See details below for the full details and how to apply.
The ideal candidate will be highly organised and able to work on own initiative with previous experience of a similar function and export documentation is essential (particularly Middle East, Far East and Deep Sea). An attention to detail is also essential along with a clear and positive telephone manner; excellent customer service skills and be IT literate.
POSITION: Export Sales Administrator SALARY: Salary/package is negotiable dependent upon the expertise and experience c£20,000 BENEFITS: Company pension. Holiday entitlement: 24 days + 8 stats (with a service day after 3, 6 and 9 years). HOURS: Full time, 36.25 hours per week – working Mon-Fri 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (with 45 mins unpaid lunch break) LOCATION: Broadway, Haslingden, BB4 4LS
Duties will include:
the efficient processing of export sales orders
checking stock availability or expected manufacture date
liaison with shipping lines / shipping agents to secure the best freight rates etc
organising loading slots with internal warehouse personnel
confirming to consignee all shipping arrangements
preparing all export documentation, special credit agreements and payment methods, i.e. Letters of Credit, Documentary Bank Collections investigating claims / shortages and issue credit notes / re-invoice or arrange replacement deliveries
Interfloor, part of the Victoria plc group of companies, was created by the merger of Tredaire and Duralay in 2002 but our heritage dates back to the 1940s when Duralay began manufacturing the first carpet underlays in the UK. We are Europe’s largest manufacturer of carpet underlay and flooring accessories and we supply our products to flooring retailers, distributors and flooring contractors in the UK and around the world. We manufacture a diverse range of products including the three most popular forms of underlay – polyurethane foam, sponge rubber and crumb rubber. We also produce carpet gripper, floor edgings, flooring adhesives, tapes and tools. Our goal is to be the supplier of first choice to our customers by providing better products, better brands and better service to enable them to be successful.