International Freight Operations Agent
Local Freight Forwarding Company has an opening for an experienced International Operations Agent at their Portland office. We are looking for a high energy, positive individual with a passion for customer service!
What you'll be doing:
Routing, quoting, booking, and tracking Air and Ocean exports and imports; plus relevant shipment documentation; including AWB's, BOL's, Insurance Certificates, Routing Alerts and Pre-Alerts etc.
Primary communication link with customers relative to tracking/tracing air and ocean shipments.
Daily vendor & customer communication, including carrier negotiations
Shipment problem solving and admin/clerical support function for the International Department
What you need for this position:
2-3 years experience in the freight forwarding industry, specifically experience handling air export shipments & documentation.
Must be a proactive individual, self-starter, who can drive projects to timely completion.
Effective planning/organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to set priorities; attention to detail.
Works well under pressure; must be flexible and open to changing priorities and multiple projects.
Demonstrates 'out-of-the-box' innovative and analytical thinking with collaborative problem-solving/decision making skills.
Good computer/data entry skills; type 40 WPM; strong familiarity with Gmail.
A positive, can do attitude!
Why work here:
The biggest benefit is a good work environment in a small, friendly, growing company. At Transmark you have the opportunity to do and learn a wide variety of tasks, learn many different systems, and work on a diverse set of projects
Our Blueprint promise to you:
Transmark Logistics will provide you an opportunity to learn, grow, and be successful in your career.
Your input will be heard and considered.
We will be respectful and honest with you.
You will be empowered and entrusted to meet customer expectations.
We will honor our commitments to you
This is a Full-Time, Monday-Friday position
Transmark offers an excellent benefit package, that includes; medical, dental, generous company match 401k, scholarship program, 6 paid holidays, as well as paid time off (PTO).
If this looks like the job for you please reply with your resume