Commercial Pricing Coordinator - Freight

Posted 3 months ago by Red Recruit
Location Basildon Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £22k - 26k per year Sector Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation

Commercial Pricing Coordinator - Freight Forwarding - VR/19813

The Company & Role:

Our client, an International Freight Forwarding company, are looking for a Commercial Pricing Coordinator to join their team in Basildon.


  • To provide quotations to local customers on air & ocean freight export, import & crosstrades
  • To ensure those quotations are ‘commercially aware’, with very best pricing delivered for very best opportunities
  • To prioritise opportunities for swift & decisive follow up
  • To gain detailed understanding of Air & Ocean services offered through their own services & also direct carrier options
  • To ensure their rates remain competitive in the market
  • To meet with the manager regularly to review progress & update objectives
  • To support local Sales team with quotations
  • To meet with suppliers to discuss commercial pricing supported by management & supervisors when / where appropriate
  • To compile a monthly report relating to business wins / losses
  • To work as part of a team & demonstrate true team spirit


  • Understand Pricing, Market trends & Industry
  • At least 3 years Industry Experience
  • Self-Driven
  • Use own initiative
  • Accuracy & due diligence
  • Team Player
  • Minimum GCSE standard in English & Maths (or equivalent) essential
  • Intermediate Word / Excel

In Return:

You will receive a salary between £22,000 and £26,000 depending on experience.

If you’re interested, click apply now to send an up-to-date CV, or email the Shipping Team on

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