Import Agent


EXPEDITORS

Company Description

“We’re not in the shipping business; we’re in the information business” -Peter Rose, Expeditors Founder

Global supply chain management is what we do, but at the heart of Expeditors you will find professionalism, leadership, and a friendly environment, all of which foster an innovative, customer service-based approach to logistics.

  • 15,000 trained professionals
  • 250+ locations worldwide
  • Fortune 500
  • Globally unified systems

Job Description

Ensure timely and accurate movement of international import freight, while providing an exceptional customer experience. Includes:

  • Accurate and timely data entry into our operational system
  • Track and Trace Import Files daily
  • Ensure documents and quotes are sent timely to customers & customs brokers.
  • Ensure accurate and timely client and vendors billing
  • Interact with customers arranging international shipments to ensure timely delivery of freight
  • Comply with regulations, internal and external, in accordance with government regulations.
  • Maintain strong relationships with vendors (airlines, trucking companies, and others).
  • Respond to overseas communications, quotes and requests in a timely manner.

Qualifications

  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Proactive approach to problem solving and issue resolution
  • Demonstrated customer service skills, proven teamwork & interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize work, while working under pressure and multi-tasking
  • Strong aptitude for math and accounting
  • An understanding of or experience with logistics networks is a plus
  • Computer skills (Excel, Word, etc)
  • Fluent in English.
  • College degree preferred

Additional Information

Expeditors offers excellent benefits


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  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick Time
  • Health Plan: Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision
  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Training and Personnel Development Program

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Key words: Logistics, Global Supply Chain, Python, Java, C#, Ruby, JavaScript, Data Analytics, Test Automation, SDE, SDET, Software Tester

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