Import Operations Representative - Anywhere, USA

Job ID:
7901
Job Title:
Import Operations Representative - Anywhere, USA
Job Region:
Anywhere
Seniority:
Mid Level Independent Contributor
Business Unit:
Operations- Freight Forwarding
Service Offering:
Freight Forwarding

Our client is an international trade shipping agency that integrates sea, land, air and rail transport, offering comprehensive services across five continents. They offer businesses and manufacturers comprehensive transport support services, including import/export declaration, inspection, booking, insurance, warehousing and transshipping. They communicate closely with clients and help them send goods to every corner of the world.

Import Operations Specialist
Our client is looking for an Import Operations Specialist to join their
growing team.

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities:

  • Book shipments, track shipments, and ready shipments for billing.
  • Aid clients with shipments.
  • Arrival notice processing & data entry.
  • Closely monitor shipments consistently.
  • Effectively communicate status of loads to all parties involved.
  • Manage the customers’ experience to ensure constant satisfaction.
  • Plan for efficiency and cost savings on all logistics operations.
  • Update software with shipment status and details.
  • Analyze client opportunities and develop innovative solutions and associated pricing.
  • All other duties assigned.
Experience:
  • 2-3 years of Freight Forwarding experience required.
  • Ocean experience preferred, but not required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient PC skills: Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, database management systems.
This position offers a competitive base salary.

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