Midas Recruitment

Ocean Import Specialist

Posted on: November 1, 2022

Location:

Des Plaines, Illinois

Salary:

Des Plaines, Illinois

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Ocean Import Specialist

Are you looking for a new, challenging position with room to grow? We are looking for hard working Air Export Specialists with a desire to progress! If you think this is you, do not hesitate to apply and come and have a chat. Enjoy a financially rewarding career whilst growing within the Freight Forwarding Industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Forwarding Agent who are looking to find their ideal career.

Duties & Responsibilities:

· Coordinate Ocean Import shipments from origin, shipper, truckers, and steamship lines
· Arrange pickup and delivery for inland transportation
· Track the shipment to ensure it has reached the final destination
· Verifies shipment weight and volumes
· Calculates rates with the ability to convert pricing and rates
· Responsible for audit compliance with FMC regulations
· Obtain and create quotes for shipments and source best method of transportation
· Supports local sales efforts with timely responses to emails and rate requests
· Maintain communications with the customers, carries and vendors
· Responsible for filling Pre alerts and ISF’s
· Handles the full process from A-Z
· Handling and resolving Ocean Import troubleshooting

Requirements:

· 2+ Years in Freight Forwarding industry
· Ability to communicate and provide great customer service
· Being able to work independently and part of a team
· Knowledge of local and international carriers and routes
· Able to cope under pressure and meet deadlines
· Great organizational skills
· Outgoing and forward-thinking mindset
· Ability to navigate and work efficiently using IT software

Desired Qualifications:

· DG or Hazmat Certification
· CargoWise 1
· Ability to commute to work
· Flexible attitude towards work
· High School Diploma or Bachelor’s
· Experience handling FCL & LCL

Salary: $45,000 to $65,000

Location – Chicago, IL

This is a Direct Hire – Permanent Position

If you find yourself reading the above and think this is you, please do not hesitate to apply.

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Apply Now
Contact Us

Ocean Import Specialist

Are you looking for a new, challenging position with room to grow? We are looking for hard working Air Export Specialists with a desire to progress! If you think this is you, do not hesitate to apply and come and have a chat. Enjoy a financially rewarding career whilst growing within the Freight Forwarding Industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Forwarding Agent who are looking to find their ideal career.

Duties & Responsibilities:

· Coordinate Ocean Import shipments from origin, shipper, truckers, and steamship lines
· Arrange pickup and delivery for inland transportation
· Track the shipment to ensure it has reached the final destination
· Verifies shipment weight and volumes
· Calculates rates with the ability to convert pricing and rates
· Responsible for audit compliance with FMC regulations
· Obtain and create quotes for shipments and source best method of transportation
· Supports local sales efforts with timely responses to emails and rate requests
· Maintain communications with the customers, carries and vendors
· Responsible for filling Pre alerts and ISF’s
· Handles the full process from A-Z
· Handling and resolving Ocean Import troubleshooting

Requirements:

· 2+ Years in Freight Forwarding industry
· Ability to communicate and provide great customer service
· Being able to work independently and part of a team
· Knowledge of local and international carriers and routes
· Able to cope under pressure and meet deadlines
· Great organizational skills
· Outgoing and forward-thinking mindset
· Ability to navigate and work efficiently using IT software

Desired Qualifications:

· DG or Hazmat Certification
· CargoWise 1
· Ability to commute to work
· Flexible attitude towards work
· High School Diploma or Bachelor’s
· Experience handling FCL & LCL

Salary: $45,000 to $65,000

Location – Chicago, IL

This is a Direct Hire – Permanent Position

If you find yourself reading the above and think this is you, please do not hesitate to apply.

Tagged as: US

Apply Now