International Operations Agent 8/20/2016

ASSI Miami, FL

Company
ASSI
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28906778
AJE Ref #
575947002
Location
Miami, FL
Job Type
Regular

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Position Description:

Our office in Miami is looking for a reliable International Operations Agent. The ideal candidate will have about 2years of experience in International freight forwarding. Responsibilities include Quoting and routing freight, tracking and tracing shipment, troubleshooting and overcoming operational challenges as well as assisting local sales and global offices with air/ocean export issues.

Responsibilities

Working knowledge of Freight Forwarder International Operations including the following: Basic IATA/NVOCC Knowledge. FAA, TSA, FMC Regulations. Export Regulations/AES/ General CBP knowledge.

Maintain and develop strong relationships with our customers, transportation partners, origin and destination stations/partners.

Responsible for timely response to customers' quote requests, successful routing of direct and consolidated air export shipments, operational management of LCL and FCL ocean export shipments, and various administrative functions as required.

Excellent oral and written communications skills. Ability to work independently. Excellent planning & organizing skills. Problem solving abilities and excellent negotiation skills.

RequiredEducation and Professional Experience

High School Graduate with some College Preferred. Min 2years experience in International Freight Forwarding.

Ability to multi-task with strong attention to detail, self starter and able to work under pressure.

MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint experience is recommended.

Must be able to demonstrate a high level of proficiency in Cargowise

Individual must have excellent communication skills.

Company offers:

Salary

Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Account, Voluntary Life and AD&D, and STD, LTD

401(k) Retirement Plan

Great Opportunity for Growth

High Energy Atmosphere