Supply Chain

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Our client is a third-party logistics(3PL) provider in the Chicago land area and they are seeking an Import Container Specialist to join the Accounting team.Job Responsibilities:

• Recommend and explain shipping solutions to importers or agents
• Select shipping routes based on the nature of goods shipped, transit times, and security needs
• Determine efficient and cost-effective methods of moving goods from one location to another
• Reserve necessary space on ships, aircraft, trains, or trucks
• Arrange delivery or storage of goods at destinations
• Consolidate loads with a common destination to reduce costs to individual shippers
• Effectively communicate to customers of factors such as shipping options, timelines, transfers, or regulations affecting shipments
• Keep records of goods dispatched or received
• Monitor or record locations of goods in transit
• Pay or arrange for payment of freights or other charges
• Prepare invoices or cost quotations for freight transportation
• Provide shipment status notifications to exporters, consignees, or insurersRequirements

  • need to be a numbers type of person.
    Open to new grads, supply chain background is a plus

  • -willing to train, a very stable company/industry

  • -part of a larger company, 3PL

  • -someone who can absorb and acquire info, do step A on Day 1, step B on day 2, by day 3 should still understand step A and B and be able to move on to step C

Posted
09/01/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$41,000.00 - 62,000.00
per Year
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Location
Chicago, IL 60290, US